“Books are a uniquely portable magic.” ― Stephen King
- Hazel Butterfield
- 17 September 2021
“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.”
― Dr. Seuss, I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!
“Think before you speak. Read before you think.” - Fran Lebowitz
“In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.” - Mortimer J. Adler
Brain Says “No”
Women can get increasingly forgetful and see a decrease in their concentration abilities as they age, so I have decided to write a blog about it, before I forget.
We all use our phones. A lot. Mainly for everyday things such as emails, texts, work and news but it also becomes almost a crutch to alleviate feelings of loneliness and to conquer our fears of ‘missing out’, especially now as the world starts to re-open. We constantly have our phones in our hands. They have become our friends. They are always there for us.
“Take a good book to bed with you—books do not snore.”
"Fiction, because reality isn't all that!"
“Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal”
I have been storming through the books of late, whether it is due to still not being completely on board with being back in a lockdown easing society, via my exercise walks or quite frankly just hiding from the belligerent weather. But I’m loving it. I’ve also hit a few more of the autobiographical genre to escape my own reality!