Brainpickings I. Love. Brainpickings! The site’s founder and author, Maria Popova, is a ‘curator of interestingness’. Her weekly digest of interesting articles (everything you never knew you’d love to know from art, love, science, creativity, philosophy, life and loads more) blows into my inbox each week like a breeze that smells of the sea. Go to her site, subscribe and get lost in a Wonderland for the mind and soul.