100w100d: Books

My Reward.

Day 14: I absolutely adore books. I love how it’s both uniquely human for us to be able to hold up an open book with one hand and give us this God-like freedom to write, fold, or destroy pages simply because we feel like it.

And by stringing a few words together, they can get you inside characters’ heads and surrender your trust to the author. Words can be as delicate as a melancholy Haiku, or they can be as powerful as a nuclear weapon.

Cat videos might be popular on the Internet, but books will forever be shelved in my heart.