Engaged Reading Time - Issue #70
I survived day 9 of home schooling. One day to go, before the Easter holidays.
Wish me luck.
Why the Simple Life Is Not Just Beautiful, It’s Necessary
Breaking down a very old idea that remains true to this day.
I found a lot of solace in this one.
Life and struggle after YouTube fame
Dax was one of YouTube's first stars, but 13 years later, few people remember his name. Can a vlogging legend seize glory again?
Probably not — but this is a sobering reminder of how YouTube/Influencer fame is fragile, and doesn't leave many alternative options.
Late Nite Harp
An online acquaintance from my favourite virtual hangout — micro.blog — produces this podcast of short pieces performed on her harp.
It's a perfect listen at the end of an anxious day.
As a bonus, here's a brief time-lapse of the view from our house from earlier today.