Art is supposed to make you feel something, right? And what more can you ask from a book other than to be moved by it in such a way that you end up shedding a few tears?
Also, psychologists claim that crying is kind of good for releasing stress and making you stronger emotionally, so here are twelve books that are guaranteed to make you cry.
Continue reading “12 Books That Will Surely Make You Cry”
The brain is a super-computer. A wonderful circuit board that manages to interpret what we call reality. And words are the only way this super-computer can be programmed. There’s no such thing as someone who doesn’t read. Of course, there are folks who don’t read books, who only read Facebook Status Updates and memes and news.
How would that influence your brain? Continue reading “You Are What You Read”
To say that you hate reading is a pretty stupid thing to say; it’s the same as saying that you do not like watching movies, or listening to music. Of course, you might not like all movies, and it’s all a matter of personal preferences, for some actors or directors, your mood and a bunch of other factors.
That being said, we’re all readers. Yet, some of us have not discovered what they like to read. Continue reading “We Are All Readers”
Shelfari, Goodreads, LibraryThing, Booklikes, Scribd.
Kindle, Nook, Kobo…
The world is changing towards a more technology oriented perspective on arts. This is not something new. It’s becoming a fact.
People spend more time using technology, more time on the web, more time using social media, so it makes sense that they’d spend more and more time reading in a similar manner. Continue reading “Social Reading”
Yes, there are libraries and bookstores operate in the open air, perfect for those bookworms who prefer gentle breezes to that typical bookstore musk. Here are some of the most beautiful outdoor libraries from around the world. Continue reading “Outdoor Reading”
Winter is coming (unfortunately). This particular fact makes many of us dream of ways to escape the cold. And what does a cozy place ask for? A book. Here are some of the best book-inspired vacations. Continue reading “Getaways for Book Lovers”