A random collection of articles, blog posts, books, and other things I think are worth sharing.

Upworthy: I am done with thoughts and prayers and “looking for the helpers”

“I understand people’s fear of limiting our freedoms, but what we are living with now is not freedom. Parents live in fear of sending their kids off to school. Teachers live in fear of having to protect their students from a gunman busting into their classroom. People live in fear of attending concert halls and movie theaters. Women live in fear of their abusive partners. People live in fear of their loved ones with suicidal thoughts having easy access to the most effective and immediate way to die.”

Vox: She Was the Queen of the Mommy Bloggers, Then Her Life Fell Apart. (I always wondered what happened to her. I lost interest in Dooce when she started writing sponsored posts).

Bloomberg Business Week: The Mystery of the Millionaire Hermit