Part 1: Slowing Down to Speed Up Just the other day we had a conversation with a customer at Chapter 101 about how books exist in a grey area between luxury and necessity. In the fast paced time we live in – a time that’s only getting faster with each passing week – there is
Understanding the value of books in today’s age: the real reason why books are important and not just a luxury Sitting at a bookstore is basically like having a ringside seat into the minds of people, to watch them in the company of books is most often a good judge of character. There
To the people who have been told we are dumber than our previous generation. To the ones that are wishing for a way to escape to a different dimension. To the human beings tired and seeking to prove all those judgemental people wrong, I urge you to do so. How? A book. You may blanch.
“Literature is my Utopia. Here I am not disenfranchised. No barrier of the senses shuts me out from the sweet, gracious discourses of my book friends. They talk to me without embarrassment or awkwardness.” Helen Keller writes in her biography – The Story of my Life. It makes you wonder where today in the age