“If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.”― Haruki Murakami, Norwegian Wood I often find my IG timeline flooded with the same books, just different accounts and different poses. Some of these books also make it onto the pages of figures who are worth learning … Continue reading Hyped Books I Found Underwhelming
From Catherine Cookson to Napoleon Hill. I previously shared how I got into reading in Part 1 and mentioned some of the titles I started out with when I was a young reader. Here, I continue with my reading journey and show you how my book preferences and reading habits have changed over time. When … Continue reading My Reading Journey (Part 2) – How My Reading Evolved
“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.”― Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut! I get asked a lot about how I got into the habit of reading. When did I start? Which books got me hooked? I don’t really have … Continue reading My Reading Journey (Part 1) – How I Got Into Reading.
Use for at least 30 minutes a day and you’ll feel the ignorance slowly fade away. Apart from people whose economic conditions prevent them from accessing the world of books, everyone else who has books available to them but chooses not to read, is choosing to live in the imprisonment of ignorance. A lot of … Continue reading The Antidote to Ignorance
“There's nothing wrong with reading a book you love over and over. When you do, the words get inside you, become a part of you, in a way that words in a book you've read only once can't.”― Gail Carson Levine These are books I loved so much I just had to start again from the … Continue reading 10 Books I’ve Read More Than Once
There are books I’ve tried reading and found so difficult that I gave up. Some are too long and the story drags, or the manipulation of time in the story is too much and I can’t keep up with where I am or where the story is taking me. Some are just plain boring. In … Continue reading 10 Books I Struggled To Finish
Reading in a tuk-tuk I’m about to throw a long quote at you but it’ll make sense, you’ll see. Here it is: “Time is the inexplicable raw material of everything. With it, all is possible; without it, nothing. The supply of time is truly a daily miracle, an affair genuinely astonishing when one examines it. … Continue reading If You Really Want To Read You’ll Make The Time.