1. What an Amazing World!

    Jakarta-based Bama spent his childhood dreaming of traveling the world and exploring other cultures — so now he does, and shares his photos and thoughtful observations with us all.

    Photography
  2. chloe caldwell

    The personal site of Chloe Caldwell, author of I’ll Tell You in Person, Legs Get Led Astray, and Women.

    Authors
  3. Columbia Science Review

    Students across scientific disciplines at Columbia University come together to write and edit the Columbia Science Review, where they publish articles on written to introduce cutting-edge science to a broad audience.

    Journals & Magazines
  4. Light and Minimal

    Twin Cities-based Becky and her husband are paring down: [I]t’s not about having a lack of things, but rather about creating space for what matters most to us.” She shares her home, wardrobe, and travel tips on her light, airy blog.

    Lifestyle
  5. Karen Gadient: Paint Slinger in Inner Space

    If your day could use a pop of color, head to Karen Gadient’s website, where the Arizona-based artist displays her abstract, mixed-media work.

    Art
  6. Little Grey Box

    Phoebe Lee and Matt Turk are the team behind Little Grey Box, a travel and lifestyle blog where they report back from their adventures — and give back to the community with resources and tips for new bloggers.

    Exploration
  7. haiku.blog

    Web developer Ben Dwyer has published a new haiku every day since March, 2015 — more than 1,000 days. Visit his archives at haiku.blog, where his march towards 2,000 haiku is already underway.

    Inspiration
  8. Wonderful Cinema

    Looking for something good to watch? The passionate cinemaphiles behind Wonderful Cinema share digestible, spoiler-free reviews — and only for the movies they love.

    Popular Culture
    Image by Holder.Ellgaard via Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 2.0)
  9. Jellyfish Review

    An online journal committed to creative nonfiction and flash fiction of 1,000 words or fewer. “We have a soft spot for beautiful things with stings.”

    Essay
    Photo by Rian Castillo via Flickr (CC BY 2.0)
  10. GROUNDWERK

    Heath Johnson turns 40 this year. To mark it, he’s stepping away from his everyday and walking 10,000 kilometers across Europe — from Spain to Cyprus — raising money for Charity as he goes. His journey kicked off in April, and you join him vicariously via his blog.

    Travel