Monthly Archives: July 2018


Why read?

By | 2018-07-30T21:46:30+00:00 July 27th, 2018|General|

“The author and the reader ‘know’ each other; they meet on a bridge of words”: Madeleine L’Engle. I am not a Writer.  But I am a passionate reader, and I deeply enjoy meeting on that bridge.  So, let me offer some thoughts on that topic for my first Writers’ Block blog. Why Read? The first of many thoughts and impressions. I love to read.  No, let me rephrase that.  I live to read.  It was my first joy as a child and, perhaps, when old age has taken its’ toll, it may well be my last.  I cling to that idea: reading will be my lifelong companion.  Why do I [...]