Day: May 29, 2020

How to Read During a Pandemic

“Perhaps I am not capable of reading to learn new things right now. My mind is mush, as previously established. I am, however, capable of remembering old stories that are somehow central or foundational to me. And maybe that is what I need, and what the world needs of me: to remember what makes me tick, gives me delight, and to be moved to hang onto those things in the face of great change.”