What Does Immersing Yourself in a Book Do To Your Brain?

Only connect. –E.M. Forster The act of taking on the perspective and feelings of others is one of the most profound, insufficiently heralded contributions of the deep-reading processes. Proust’s description of “that fertile miracle of communication effected in solitude” depicts an intimate emotional dimension within the reading experience: the capacity to communicate and to feel … Continue reading What Does Immersing Yourself in a Book Do To Your Brain?