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‘The Sunday Read’: Letters of Recommendation

24:19 | May 17th

2 recommendations
Our worlds have contracted; once expansive, our orbits are now measured by rooms and street blocks. But there are still ways to travel. Today, escape to the worlds contained in three letters — one abo...Show More


mm recommended:May 18th

Three lovely stories about joy, belief, and self reflection from the “Letters of Recommendations” section of the New York Times Magazine. 💖 Also, the origins of the recommendations column is funny but not hard to imagine 😆

I thought this episode was:

🌅 A beautiful story
😊 Delightful
✍️ Well-written

jctrevino recommended:May 17th

What an absolutely auditory delicious episode by the NYT. I especially enjoyed the “recommendation letter” that spoke about superstitions. The episode reminded me a little bit about The Memory Palace.

mmMay 18th

@jctrevino Hanks for highlighting this lovely episode. The first story resonated with me the most. His grandma sounded like the most joyful and delightful young teen. Made me chuckle hearing she got disciplined for eating someone’s ice cream and all the boy drama 😂