Hannah wonders why we FEEL so much when we read, and what the value in this emotional response is.
In a special Wordling, and in celebration of World Book Day, we share an excerpt from an essay by the phenomenal Marilynne Robinson about the power of reading and community.
Hannah's NaPoWriMo poem for Day 6, where she imagines weird and wonderful alternate realities for woodpeckers, wolves and sheep.
I opened a book and in I strodeNow nobody can find me.I’ve left my chair, my house, my road,My town and my world behind me. I’m wearing the cloak, I’ve slipped on the ring,I’ve swallowed the magic potion.I’ve fought with a dragon, dined with a kingAnd dived in a bottomless ocean. I opened a book …