How Reading Fiction Can Make You a Better Leader via Inc.
Amazing Facts on Writing and How it Affects Our Brain via Best Infographics
A little inspiration for anyone participating in NaNoWriMo. Happy Writing!
Why the Greatest Leadership Tool You’ve Ever Overlooked is Gathering Dust on Your Bookshelf via Forbes
Not that anyone who reads this blog has this problem, but this is still a very interesting essay on how fiction & reading can be a powerful leadership tool.
Review: Again, Professor Foster provides a witty and entertaining delve into the world of literature. This time, he takes readers into the wonderful world of novels. Professor Foster’s main point is that although novels are fiction and therefore entirely made up (no matter how close to real life they may seem), they still matter. I also appreciated his point about how authors may write a novel and intend one thing but books are nothing without readers and a reader may choose whichever interpretation speaks to him or her. I have to say that I really enjoy Professor Foster’s style of teaching. His books are funny, interesting and knowledgeable without being condescending. I highly recommend both this book and his previous text, “How to Read Literature Like a Professor.”