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How and Why we read?

Recently I stumbled upon a very interesting You Tube channel – CrashCourse, and found this nice video on How and Why we read:

And, yes, that is John Green (the writer). 11 more words

Libraries And Information

Reading as a means to slip into another's skin...

Reading is the sole means by which we slip, involuntarily, often helplessly, into another’s skin, another’s voice, another’s soul.

-Joyce Carol Oates

I love this quote by the talented and prolific writer Joyce Carol Oates. 179 more words

Writing Blog

On paranormal fiction and losing yourself

I loved Maggie Steifaver’s Shiver from page one. It’s a beautiful and thoughtful book about youth and love and werewolves, with a twist to the werewolf myth that ratcheted the adolescent tension and gave the whole novel a misty feel that still makes me smile when I think of it. 560 more words

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