How Reading Lets Us Lead a Thousand Lives

Here’s a link to an enlightening article titled, “Passing Over: How Reading Lets Us Lead a Thousand Lives.”   The article appeared online at the website,

When you’re a reader, when you’ve had the pleasure of experiencing the world through the senses of another, time after time, the broadening of your outlook must follow.  The nature of your existence is enlarged.  As the article points out,  our brains actually fold in these “read” experiences the same way it does with “real” experience.

And it doesn’t matter whether it is reading a printed book, or listening to an audiobook, the experience – the expansion of your field of experience – is the same.

Reading leads to Life Lived Well – many, many, many times over.

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