The Paradox of Reading

Reading a book often evokes a wide range of emotions. At first, you’re reluctant to get too involved with the story, the characters, and so on, but you keep on reading.  Then, as the pages start to even out on both sides, you find myself abnormally intrigued by the characters, wondering where their stories will move […]

Malala Yousafzai

Never have I read a book that made me simultaneously inspired and distraught by human nature. I am Malala is a biography style account given by Malala Yousafzai about everyday life in terrorist-ridden Pakistan. The focus lies on what Pakistan was; a promising country with a peaceful nation, and how it is being destroyed by […]


The person that reads lives a thousand lives, and what better way to learn through mistakes when they aren’t your own? Reading gives you that incredible insight into another person’s life, their feelings, emotions, thoughts, experiences, things that you can never experience with another human being. It’s this first hand look at another life, one that can […]