Weekly Roundup: What To Read This Weekend


This week: Five books that shaped an artist, our latest Insta-rabbit hole, popcorn is healthy and more.

Literature: Artist, poet and expert denim-wearer Cleo Wade shares the five books that most influenced her style and sensibility, via AnOther.

Instagram: The gritty, mechanical underbelly of a big city sure looks beautiful, thanks to this Londoner’s hypnotic subway shots, via @MissUnderground.

Afternoon Snacking: Four out of five scientists just said air-popped popcorn is healthy, which is what we’ve been claiming for ages, via Time.

Community: sign that simply asks you to “take what you need” made the Internet rounds (and spawned imitations). The creator shares why she did it, via Lisa Voisin.

On Demand: Uber for flowers—aka how to make someone’s day in less than 90 minutes (eagerly awaiting the national expansion, hint, hint…), via BloomThat.

Word: petrichor (n., English): the scent of the ground after it rains.

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Photography by Angi Welsch.