Healing, Psychology, Readers, Reading, Self-Help

Coronavirus Stressing You? Try Bibliotherapy

Ask anyone who knew me then about the childhood me, and they would utter one word. Books. I coveted a good read like others vied for precious diamonds. Would spend my last dime on a book. Planned my days around when I could resume reading. ANYWHERE. ANYTIME. Just like Sam I Am in my all-time childhood fave Green Eggs and Ham. In adulthood, I came to realize reading didn’t simply entertain me. It cooed at me like my mother, cradled me,  rocked me. Sung me a lullaby. In short, it calmed my rattled nerves, and gave me the safe place…

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Books, How To, Readers, Reading

Lockdown Boredom? Start an Online Book Club

Coronavirus crisis putting a cramp in your regular book club meetings? Got your head stuck in a fantastic book and wish you had a few ladies to discuss it with, but social distancing says no way. Or maybe you’re sitting home bored. You’re dying to go out, but ‘Rona might be out there waiting to make you really dead. In the age of Covid-19 lockdowns, shelter-in-place, and six-feet social distancing, all our normal activities are falling by the wayside. Still, this doesn’t mean we have to lose contact with the outside world. If you’re an avid reader, why not start…

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