Reading Habits: The Perils and Benefits of Forcing Ourselves to Read.

Photo by Gijs Coolen on Pexels.com A friend recommends a television show to you. One that they guarantee you will enjoy if you just get past the first 5 season, a total of 96 40-minute-long episodes. You can't skip it because it plays an integral part in the plot going forward and you won't appreciate… Continue reading Reading Habits: The Perils and Benefits of Forcing Ourselves to Read.

On Reading: A short essay on why we read and how books shape us

If you were to keep a record of the books you have read over the course of five years, would the books all tend to be in the same genre, the same type of story, with the same problems or same conflicts? Probably not. Our personal interests and challenges in life evolve, they change shape,… Continue reading On Reading: A short essay on why we read and how books shape us