Rich Pearson

Rich Pearson
San Francisco, California / VP Marketing and BD, Posterous
Rich Pearson
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"When I was pregnant with my girl, there was a tv ad about a little girl and her real life elephant. Made me cry every time. My girl has loved elephants since she was little. Maybe, since before she was born. :)" <<<that's so cute

great insights on the "science" of creativity

A Commonwealth Club appearance by science writer Jonah Lehrer, author of the New York Times best-seller "Imagine: How Creativity Works." He explains the science of creativity and says it is not a gift, but rather a thought process that can be learned.

Must go here with Avery

I don't know who invented Pug Sunday, but whoever did is a total genius. If you don't have Pug Sundays in your neighborhood and have no i.

= instant meal variety

Cook's Book of Sauces: 100 fail-safe recipes to transform an everyday dish into a feast, shown step by step in more than 500 photographs

Really good, even if you aren't a runner

Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen: Christopher McDougall- Interesting because I never heard of Tarahumara Indians but sort of condescending on just "regular" runners.

An oft-forgotten skill

Daniel Goleman – Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More than IQ George W. Burns – 101 Healing Stories: Using Metaphors in Therapy Daniel Goleman – Social Intelligence: the New Science of Human Relationships

Gives map of where you run + HR and run totals

Garmin Forerunner GPS Sport Watch with Heart Rate Monitor Blue by Garmin Platform Windows Macintosh new 26999 19749 41 used new from the Most Wished For in GPS Navigation list for authoritative informa

In an unusual literary twist, Death narrates The Book Thief, the astounding story of nine-year-old Liesel Meminger. As the Nazis take hold of Europe she is sent to live with foster parents in a small German town--where her book stealing career begins. Along the way she touches the lives of many, including a politician's wife, Rudy, a boy around her age, her new guardians, and Max, a Jewish refugee who for a time hides out in her basement. Called "brilliant & hugely ambitious" The New York…

The Book Thief, Markus Zusak, is a historical fiction novel set in Nazi Germany. Told from the perspective of a personified version of Death, The Book Thief is a outstanding and unique story that shows what it's like to be alone and afraid.