My Season of Failure

My Season of Failure

Roller-coaster, pendulum, call it what you want, our lives do not move along in a steady, upward trajectory. By the laws of nature, we naturally cannot always be blooming. There are difficult times that strengthen us, there are quiet times that calm us, there are joyous times that renew us. There is planning and growing [...]

Why Reading Books Improved My Quality of Life

Why Reading Books Improved My Quality of Life

Back in the days when computers and the internet are for the privileged, we would merely rely on books for assignments, references, and research studies. Raised with a family of teachers, I find myself lucky growing up because we have lots of books around the house. Talk about encyclopedias, almanacs, dictionaries, and textbooks. We all have it at home.