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Mirkat Always Reading

I'm always reading something, usually multiple books at a time.

Currently reading

One Hundred Years of Solitude (Audio)
Gabriel García Márquez, John Lee

How We Learn

How We Learn: The Surprising Truth About When, Where, and Why It Happens - Benedict Carey


Carey provides fascinating insights into how our brains not only form but later retrieve memories.  Some of his discoveries are downright counter-intuitive--who knew distractions, interruptions, and even forgetting can actually be aids to learning?  Recommended to anyone interested in brain functionality.