Have you ever wondered what the benefits of reading are for you? If you are like most people this is not a question you ask yourself a lot.
Writing stories is one of civilization’s most cherished art forms. It is also one of its oldest, exceeded perhaps only by storytelling, its venerable ancestor. Whatever time or place, whether by word, symbol or pictograph, the writer has succeeded only by embracing the audience and transporting them to another place or time or a different sense of life with the certainty of an artist and the authenticity of an imagination shaped by experience.