“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body” – Reading for Non-Fiction November

For the last few weeks I have been reading with Non-Fiction November in mind.  It has been an inspiring, thought-provoking and challenging experience. My first read was The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery.  Subtitled "A Surprising Exploration Into the Wonder of Consciousness", this book is described as an exploration of "the emotional and physical … Continue reading “Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body” – Reading for Non-Fiction November

“The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.”* ― Learning, sharing and connecting through reading

  One of the marvellous benefits of the internet is the opportunity to connect and share common interests with others around the globe, and in doing so, find new and expanded horizons. It is always lovely to connect with fellow book-lovers and reading fans.  Participating in last weekend's Dewey's 24 Hour Readathon was a compressed … Continue reading “The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.”* ― Learning, sharing and connecting through reading