“I Don’t Read,” He Said.

Mary Poppins knows how important reading is.

Mary Poppins knows how important reading is.

 

I recently chatted with a young man (15 years old) about his school activities, summer activities, and hobbies.  “What are you reading right now?” I asked. This is the central question of my life. Everything else in the universe revolves around what book happens to be in your hand at that moment.

“I don’t read,” he said.  Three words, simply stated, with no Continue reading