Why do we read? To be swept up into another world. To Learn. To gain knowledge. To forget our own world for a while. To experience feelings and memories of a myriad of characters. To inhabit another’s life and reality. To travel exotic parts of the world. And sometimes for privacy. For no one can know what we are feeling or thinking while we are encased within the story.
- The Missing Manuscript of Jane Austen by Syrie James
For those people not acquainted with Jane Austen’s work, this is a great introduction. A beautiful piece of writing. A […]