Books

Mentally Jerking Off to Holy Books

Mentally Jerking Off to Holy Books

Books keep stupidity at bay. ~Nina George Books can keep stupidity at bay if, and only if, the reader masticates books offering diverse points of view. Reading only Liberal rags stokes stupidity flames. Reading only Conservative offerings ensures stupidity grows unbounded. The same stupidy assumes control if we glean all truth from only the Bible […]

Are Not My Truths The Same As Yours?

Are Not My Truths The Same As Yours?

Learned men collect sacred texts. ~Pablo Neruda Knowledge is power. Books disseminate knowledge from all points in history. Ergo books are powerful. I would further postulate, it is knowledge passed from person to person, that makes us human therefore sacred. In this respect, all books, all texts are sacred and we should especially seek to […]

A Fool’s Folly

A Fool’s Folly

Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better. ~Maya Angelou Most people make the best decision possible based on the information available at the moment of truth. To look back from a vantage point built upon a mountain of future knowledge where the happened consequences can easily […]

Stylized Spines

Stylized Spines

Books sitting quietly on shelves and the dust of the world creeping into libraries, slowly, persistently, unstoppably.. ~Roberto Bolaño Few things are sadder than a bookshelf full of books where the books are drowning in uniform layers of smooth dust disturbed only by insect footsteps lined like a wobbly drunkard after an all-night binge. Well, […]

Labyrinthian Reading

Labyrinthian Reading

Life is to short to read a bad book. ~James Joyce I am in the middle of a book I find a challenge to be fully engaged with and I wonder if I will have the oomph to follow it through to a turn of the final page. Does that make it a bad book? […]

Books Unlock Our Hidden Doors

Books Unlock Our Hidden Doors

Many a book is like a key to unknown chambers within the castle of one’s self. ~Franz Kafka Books, books, books. My Goodreads reading list shows more five-star rated books than I have friends I would rate as five-star friends. It’s more a reflection on me than on humanity. I enjoy reading more than I […]

Soaring On Inspirational Winds

Soaring On Inspirational Winds

Like a melancholy buzzard, I swooped down and landed my ailing imagination on a rock. ~Roberto Bolaño Twas a time I was the ailing buzzard who believed my imagination was as non-existent as the extinct dodo bird, not enough life to give sustenance to a mosquito. I catch myself reading books and, instead of rejoicing […]

The Dark Horse

One Rule || Simplicity

travelingpersecond

Learning Cultures by Traveling

emotionspassion.com

Emotional musings- emotionspassion@gmail.com

Julie Around The Globe

The less traveled paths

World Traveller

The most fascinating places every world traveller must visit.

The Broad Spectrum Life

Exploring Rhymes, Reasons, and Nuances of Our World

ABnormal

Travel / Experiences / Well-Being

Sunyar Unseen India

Explore unexplored India

roads bel travelled

Exploring open roads without breaking the bank

Cookie Vagabond

Unexplored European destinations blog and travel visa on Indian passport

Everydayhero

life & travel / vida & viajes

Kelsey Schmitt

Travel & Lifestyle

The Bibliofile

Book Reviews, Books, Bestsellers, Literary Fiction

A Letter From Lou

Who loves to travel...

Best regards from far,

Travel inspirators: eclectic content, illuminating articles, inspiring photos.

lollietalk

The thing is...

Other Side of the Mountains

Travel. Taste. Teach.

wild life weeks

your weekly nature and travel blog