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How Can I Be Productive All Day

How Can I Be Productive All Day?

A strategy that includes creating routines, planning, setting goals, prioritizing tasks, learning time management techniques, getting enough sleep, and dedicating some time to self-care will help anyone have a productive day. Nowadays, it doesn’t matter what you do for a living – whether you are a student, a professional, a stay-at-home mother, a freelancer, or […]

What Are The Major Causes of Poor Reading Ability?

What Are The Causes of Poor Reading Comprehension? (& How to Fix Them)

Some major causes of poor reading comprehension include ADHD, dyslexia, difficult text, limited vocabulary, working memory deficit, and more. You may also have trouble comprehending what you’re reading if you are disinterested or bored. There are many ways to improve your reading comprehension and they do not require any drastic changes.  If you’ve ever had […]

How Fast Can The Fastest Reader Read?

How Fast Can The Fastest Reader Read?

The world’s fastest reader record belongs to Howard Stephen Berg, popularly referred to as Speedy Berg. He read over 25,000 words per minute in 1990 and set the record at 80 pages per minute. Have you ever wondered if you could read a 1000-page textbook in a day?  Well, it’s normal to think you’re not […]

What Happens In The Brain While Reading?

What Happens In The Brain While Reading?

Different brain parts get activated when you read, such as the temporal lobe, angular and supramarginal gyrus, and frontal lobe. Consequently, neural responses help you understand, visualize and vocalize words. As you read, your brain’s limbic system also activates emotions. Brain activity increases in the left hemisphere while reading. Your brain becomes engaged in helping […]

How To Get The Most Out Of A Book

How To Get The Most Out Of A Book

It’s fun to join a book club to see what everyone takes away from the monthly read. For all you introverts, you can experience this by going online and reading blogs and book discussions. Did someone bring up something about a book you didn’t think of when you first read it? There is a trick […]

bibliotherapy

Bibliotherapy: The Healing Power of Books

“You think your pain and your heartbreak are unprecedented in the history of the world, but then you read. It was books that taught me that the things that tormented me most were the very things that connected me with all the people who were alive, or who had ever been alive.” – James Baldwin, American […]