Slowly breaking its spine Looking at that new front Seeing the beauty within the title The cover can give you an idea of the adventure you are about to take Be ready to get attached to either the protagonist or the antagonist You could even get attached to one of the secondary character Holding that new book You could smell the pages are still in that fresh new book Once you start the book, you know you can’t put it down One more page One more chapter Until you realize that you just finished your book This adventure takes you to different universes Different countries Teaches you new languages Don’t know how to speak Spanish, well I guess it’s time to learn for this chapter Falling in love with the relationships within the book Using the characteristics to finding your next person Teachers used to tell us “reading is fundamental” I will give them that Reading became fun for me The adventures I have gone on from reading has been the best I got a letter to Hogwarts from reading Harry Potter series Became a shadowhunter thanks to the Mortal Instruments series I fought in the hunger games with Katniss Stayed on team Jacob in the Twilight saga Went to Camp Half-Blood with Percy Jackson and Annabeth Chase And many more to add to that list Reading has helped me escape that scary thing called Reality
Homework, or battling demons? School, or exploring abandoned houses? People that lie to you, or people you can trust? Crying yourself to sleep, or midnight adventures? Sleeping alone, or cuddling until you fall asleep in their arms? Left in silence falling into a spiral of negativity, or so much fun that you forget all the bad?