7 Underrated Benefits of Reading a Bit Every Day

Woman reading in red bed against yellow background painting by Christopher Clark

You know already the benefits of reading on your mind and body, how it makes us smarter and more empathetic, how it can increase creativity and all that. But there are a few other benefits to reading that are easy to overlook. Here's why I think it's good to pick up a book every day, … Continue reading 7 Underrated Benefits of Reading a Bit Every Day

Reading for the Sake of Reading

Painting of a woman reading by an open door with flowers and greenery in the background

Reading opens a window into us through which we can see the world in a different light. In my last post, I talked about the pleasure and the benefits of reading every day. Reading doesn’t have to be about accumulating knowledge or facts. It doesn’t have to be about studying or reading to become a … Continue reading Reading for the Sake of Reading

On Reading Every Day

woman reading in the evening in darkly lit room painting

Reading, not because we have to, but because we want to, is one of life’s pleasures. Maybe you’ve noticed this too: people who read often live more deeply and are nicer to be with than those who quit reading after finishing school. Nihilistics excluded. There are more things out there for us to read than … Continue reading On Reading Every Day