Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

May 2, 2017
by jenniferpuryear

More Twigs of Wisdom: A New Find

Last week, Farrell Mason wrote about the “twigs of wisdom” we’re all searching for in her review of The Book of Joy. I’ve recently discovered a daily email delivery that helps. sends a short excerpt or quote each day, usually from a nonfiction book, with brief commentary to provide context.  Over 12 years, it’s garnered 290,000+ subscribers. Richard Vague, the founder, explains his motivation and interests …

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