Johnson County Library will close at 5 pm on Wednesday, Nov. 25 and will be closed on Thursday Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov 27.
How could reading be an option? It definitely could not. I think of all the books I've read that will not easily be forgot.
The stories that stay inside my head. The characters that become my friend. The books that made me laugh out loud. The ones where I cried at the end.
Books everywhere, open one and hear the sounds of a market in Cairo. Open one and smell the crisp air of the mountains. Open one and see the torrential rain in London. Open one and feel the passion of two lovers. Open one and share in the thoughts, the ideas of a criminal. Open one and take a jou
Crack the spine loudly. Savor the pages fragrance Consume the content. Turn the pages slowly. Continue reading aloud. Voice calls me away. Return to the book. Curling up to read again The page comes to life. Battle villains, win, travel, a faraway place at the climax, end. Close the book for
I could spend an eternity upstairs reading. Under the covers reading, hiding like a bear for winter. Skimming the pages all day. In the world of Anne. Flip, Flip, Flip, Go the pages. Her always saying Anne spelled with an “e”. Trying to get those freckles to go away with bright yellow lemon juice