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  1. Stormcat

    Book-ception (Books within your books)

    I've gotten to a point in my story where My protagonist is reading a book about the world she finds herself in in an effort to figure out what's going on. Any advice on how to do this without it being an infodump? How do I show grammatically that you're reading a passage of this fictional...
  2. K

    Whose side is he/she on? (reading comprehension puzzle)

    Here is a puzzle I made in the form of a dialogue that I will share with you. Try to get all the questions right! ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Xavier: Satan is our friend...
  3. Edward Picot

    First experiences of reading

    In a recent autobiographical essay, “Sidestepping the Known”, published in the Cordite Poetry Review, the Australian experimental writer and new media artist Mez Breeze recollects a formative experience from her early years: ‘When I was in my late primary school years, I was shunted into an...
  4. P

    Reading Rainbow

    If you don't already know, LeVar Burton started a Kickstarter campaign to bring Reading Rainbow to the internet as a website and help get it into schools across the country. As writers and readers, I feel like we should support this project that helps so many kids develop a love of reading. This...
  5. W

    Dear Reader

    I can’t remember the last time I picked up a book to read. Now that may sound crazy especially because I like to pretend that I am a writer. I used to read a lot when I was growing up however. When I was 16 years old, my late grandfather gave me his treasured collection of books. These ranged...
  6. E

    What Was The Last Book That You Read?

    ...and did you enjoy it? :)
  7. T

    A New, Young, Enthusiast

    Hello! Hastily written as I am quite tired and my bed seems extra warm today. I am of course like many an avid reader and also a writer when I can get the time and like with many things practice makes perfect. So, on that note, I have been setting up and posting regularly on my blog. All...
  8. E


    Hello, my name is Ellis Schull. I have been an avid reader all of my life, but in my heart there has always been something about "classics" that turned my stomach, and rarely could I work up an attitude to read them. Not to say that I have not read some, of course. No, my attention was turned...