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Being A Book Person

07 May

So, so true! All of this is amazingly accurate and beautifully put in such eloquent prose- well done!
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There are so many words to describe us: bookworm, scholar, intellectual, and my favorite, bibliophile. (I promise it is not my favorite because it so closely resembles the word “pedophile”.)

It is a person who finds warmth and solidarity between the covers of a book; someone who writes, on paper, or in their mind, or on a blog for the whole world to see. Someone who, after a harsh and annoying day at work just dreams of coming home, sitting down, and losing himself or herself for just a few moments in a world where they don’t have to buy a plane ticket to experience a vacation from their everyday life.

What does it mean, to be one of these “Book People”?

It means going into a library, and wandering the aisles of every section, noticing titles that you hope to read eventually, and realizing that there isn’t enough time in…

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Posted by on May 7, 2014 in Reblogged stuff

 

One response to “Being A Book Person

  1. Claudia

    May 8, 2014 at 3:22 pm

    Hi Rachel,

    I like your blog so I nominated you for the leibster award! To check out the rules go here 🙂

    http://livingonborroweddays.com/2014/05/08/blog-liebster-award/

     

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