Adventures Among Books
Here's more information about how to experience books!
Meditation and Imagination
Hamilton Wright Mabie discusses meditation and the imagination.
The Meaning of Literature
A boy and man are walking along a seashore and they find a shell. Here's William Long writes about books...
The idea of reading a book out-loud often seems limited to our discussion of children's books, which I think is an unfortunate oversight. There's something about hearing the words that adds a new dimension to a novel, story or work of poetry. And, while you can certainly get a great deal of enjoyment from a work of literature by sitting quietly (perhaps in your favorite reading spot) and reading to yourself, you may also find pleasure in reading a poem to your friends, hosting a story-telling party, or even sharing the reading-aloud experience by alternating with your significant other. Here are some tips to make the most out of your read-aloud experience!