Tag: reading

  • Creativity v Suggestion

    This post was inspired by something my mother said. I don’t remember it verbatim, but it was something like this: I had an idea of something for you to blog about, but I can’t remember it. If she had remembered it, I’m sure I would’ve listened respectfully and at least considered the idea. All the […]

  • My Fanmily

    I’m an only child.  To make up for this, many of my favorite fictional characters (and sometimes my favorite famous people) are like family to me.  I used to shy away from this, because I thought if people knew, they would think I was weird.  But more recently, I’ve embraced it.  I even admitted it […]

  • If I had to Choose

    If I had to choose between writing my own blog and reading others, I don’t think I could.

  • Reading and Life: A Balancing Act

    In response to Reading Makes You Live Longer

  • Reading for Escapism

    One day, in one of my English classes this past year, my professor – who just happens to be the head of the English department at Randolph-Macon College – said something like this:  “We don’t read for escapism.  We read to critique.”