How to Read Faster: 11 Ways to Increase Your Reading Speed

By Leon Ho Do you have a lot of paperwork to get through with a deadline that continues to stalk you around every corner? Do you have a lot of reading to do? Do you simply just want to read at a faster rate, whether it be for your own personal reasons, or for work?Continue reading “How to Read Faster: 11 Ways to Increase Your Reading Speed”

8 Books to Read When You’re Stuck in a Rut at Work

By Charlotte Cowles The term bibliotherapy was first coined in 1916 by Samuel Crothers, a Unitarian minister who believed in prescribing books to help people deal with their troubles. More recently, bibliotherapy has been incorporated into medical treatment programs for depression and other psychological disorders, with positive results. Meanwhile, researchers have found that reading fiction improves general brain function and connectivity, boosting emotional intelligenceContinue reading “8 Books to Read When You’re Stuck in a Rut at Work”

10 BENEFITS OF READING BOOKS: WHY YOU SHOULD READ EVERY DAY

ARTICLE by Thomas J Law There are so many benefits to reading books. But let’s face it: It can be challenging to motivate ourselves to read a 382-page book when we can watch the movie, listen to the audiobook, or watch a YouTube video summary instead. Am I right? However, if most of your daily readingContinue reading “10 BENEFITS OF READING BOOKS: WHY YOU SHOULD READ EVERY DAY”

Bedtime Routines for Adults

Written by Danielle Pacheco One-third of Americans don’t get enough sleep on a regular basis, according to the CDC. If you’re one of them, creating a bedtime routine is one of the easiest steps you can take to enjoy better sleep. Bedtime routines are a simple lifestyle change that can help your mind and body relaxContinue reading “Bedtime Routines for Adults”

8 Mental and Physical Benefits of Audio books

Jenna Homen works on all things related to social media and the Libro.fm community. When not reading and listening to books, she is probably painting or hiking. Social distancing and self-isolation in the face of coronavirus can take a toll on our mental health. Fortunately, audiobooks are a helpful tool to combat negative thoughts andContinue reading “8 Mental and Physical Benefits of Audio books”

HE THAT LINGERS

Everything is dull whenever the record stops.There is a recluse she cherishes that fades away into nothingness,She claims there is someone in the music.A man of undecided wrath and sensual flares.He wears a sumptuous crown ; a velvet curtain upon his eyes.When the record starts to play he rises.The melody is his breath; haunting hisContinue reading “HE THAT LINGERS”