I’ve been on a reading rampage. It seems that I my dedication to the written word is starting to manifest within me and my abilities as a reader are starting to come to fruition. It is not just about scanning pages of words, it also about comprehension. It could also be that I’ve started to read more fiction, making me feel like a giddy little kid, one that used to comb the library for new editions of Encyclopedia Brown: Kid Detective. Reading now is once again taking me back to a time when I realized that I can use my mind to escape to different worlds, acting as an accomplice to the story’s hero, one that is almost always on the brink of a grand adventure.
Fast forward to today, where I see myself as a sort of hero immersed in a real world; where logic and facts become mental weapons sharpened by years of precision, honed by history’s best writers, the best teachers, and the finest mentors. [Read more…]