Joy the Baker
New Orleans-based author and baker Joy Wilson has been spreading her love of pastry for years through cookbooks, classes, and her WordPress-powered website.
Hunting Dinosaurs in Central Africa
At Contingent Magazine, Edward Guimont dives deep into the 19th century, and tells the story of the strange European quest to find living dinosaurs in Africa.
Let Me Show You the World
Iman Sultan explores the rich storytelling traditions that gave the world Aladdin — but that have been all but erased in the blockbuster Disney versions.
Great Canadian Longform
The Great Canadian Longform team curates well-crafted stories from and about Canada. It invites readers to explore less-known aspects of the world’s second-largest country, covering culture, crime, and sports (among other topics).
Casey Handmer’s Blog
Covering topics from space and energy to technology, Casey Handmer tackles complex issues in engaging, approachable essays.
Binjal’s VEG Kitchen
Binjal Pandya, who grew up in Mumbai and now lives in Pennsylvania, spreads her love of vegan and vegetarian cooking on Binjal’s VEG Kitchen, a Saveur Blog Award finalist in the Best Food Culture Blog category.
From cucuzza to durian, Tess Le Moing’s Funky Foods celebrates less-common ingredients in everyday cooking. Tess’s project is a 2019 Saveur Blogger Award finalist in the “Best Special Interest Blog” category.
No One Cares What I Think about the New Star Wars
With the final episode in the Star Wars saga just around the corner, writer Lucy Blue, a lifelong super-fan, reflects on the movies’ darker, more morally ambiguous tone, and the way the series has evolved since her ’70s childhood.
On the website of Bernardine Evaristo, winner of the 2019 Man Booker Prize, you’ll find information on upcoming events, a portfolio of her talks and public writing, and a well-selected collection of interviews.
Intifooda: Rediscovering Palestinian Cuisine
Saveur Blog Award finalist Intifooda is a recipe blog by two friends — Rasha S and Rasha K — dedicated to archiving and preserving traditional Palestinian cuisine.
Southern Fried Science
At Southern Fried Science, explore videos and articles by a team of marine and environmental experts on conservation and the challenges our oceans face.
AIGA Eye on Design
AIGA Eye on Design — an online publication of AIGA, the professional association for design — showcases the best new work from the world’s “most exciting emerging and established designers.”
Targeted to webmasters and copyright holders, Jonathan Bailey’s Plagiarism Today aims to increase the awareness of plagiarism online and focuses on legal issues, like the DMCA and copyright law in particular.
At Public Books, academics, public scholars, critics, and activists alike come together to “make the life of the mind a public good.” Uniting the “best of the university with the openness of the internet,” the digital magazine focuses on art, ideas, and politics.
One of the largest museums of modern and contemporary art in the US, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art houses work by many celebrated artists from around the world, including Frida Kahlo and Andy Warhol. Plan your visit to SFMOMA on its official website.
Ben leads the Editorial team at WordPress.com / Automattic, and contributes to Longreads, Discover, and The Daily Post.Filter