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  1. A Year of Great Writing: The Most-Read Editors’ Picks of 2018

    From mental health to writing, these are the posts that have resonated the most with Discover readers.

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  2. Four Education Blogs to Explore this Back-to-School Season

    Whether they tackle tough topics or inspire better learning habits, these sites prompt readers to think, question, and engage.

    Diversity
  3. Longreads on Motherhood: A Reading List

    Dive into four personal essays on motherhood.

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  4. Author Amanda Mininger on Coming Back to Writing

    “I don’t recognize the words anymore. Who was I back then?”

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  5. The Power of Reading: Connecting People Around the World Through Books

    In a guest post, author Ann Morgan—the blogger at A Year of Reading the World—reflects on her 2017 project, “Postcards from my bookshelf.”

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    Author Ann Morgan of A Year of Reading the World in Crete.
  6. Getting Lost in the Magic of Maps: Three Stories

    Real or fictional, maps don’t just represent space — they also make storytelling possible.

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    Image by ChadoNihi (CC0).
  7. Motherhood and Waiting: An Essay Series at Motherwell

    Dive into “Motherhood and Waiting,” a series of essays from Motherwell.

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  8. “Names Have Power”: Five Essays on Names and Identity

    Five essays on names and identity.

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    Image by Girish Gopi (CC BY 2.0)
  9. Writers on Writing: Voices of the Quebec Writers’ Federation

    An introduction to QWF Writes, the community space of the Quebec Writers’ Federation.

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