I read a lot, and I have since the 4th grade. I read for different reasons. First, it’s because I enjoy it. I can sit and read a good book for hours. With the Kindle, sometimes I am in the middle of 2 or 3 at the same time. I also hate being bored. Standing in line, waiting at the airport, or any other time I have to ‘wait’ for something, breaking out a book makes it go faster.
And then, there is one of the best reasons. Sometimes, no matter what the book is, I will read a phrase or paragraph that makes me stop and think. Or one that relates very well to me, or both. This happened just recently when reading “Divergent” by Veronica Roth.
I don’t have a direct quote, but in essence, it said the things you do, and your experiences has an effect on your bravery and confidence. I have to agree. Continue reading “The More you do, the more you CAN do”