The Smell Of A Good Book

I had great pleasure in doing something very simple today. I walked into a bookshop and breathed in.

Regrettably, it has been quite a while since I last experienced this phenomenon but nothing about it has changed – there was still that same feeling of anticipation and the sense that hundreds of worlds of possibility were tantalisingly close to my fingertips; all I had to do was reach out and seize them. I was vividly reminded of Continue reading