If you ask a bibliophile to share their reading experience, you would end up with a good session about how great it is to read indoors or the contrast, outdoors. Each member of the species has their own preferences. Yes, book lovers are a community, religion, and species of their own. They live by only one love, BOOKS. Now, what divides them are genres, authors and obviously reading experiences of indoors v/s outdoors.
Many might tell you that it hardly matters “WHERE” you read as not much as “WHAT” you read. In this blog, we will take a quick walkthrough of what is it that makes reading experience indoors or outdoors truly special.
Of all the activities that take up our leisure time, reading tops the list. Who can deny the seamless comforts of reading experience within the precincts of our home? Indeed, not many. A big advantage of reading experience indoors is the ease with which we can focus our attention on the piece of poetry or prose in our hands.
Be it our study room, bed, couch, terrace, or balcony, the familiar territories of our homes make reading experience indoors effortless.
The familiar territories of our homes make reading experience indoors effortless. The silence prevailing at home and the absence of distractions like changing weather, the trouble of finding an appropriate reading spot, etc. make the reading experience truly special. Let us see how we can further enhance it.
We do not deny the fact that the current set up of your home is suitable for a rewarding reading experience. However, some tips from us will make your reading experience indoors feel more gratifying. Firstly, make sure that the place where you curl up to read is comfortable and put your body at ease for a long time while reading does not put any undue pressure on any part of your body.
A cushioned chair is perfect for this purpose. To bring a touch of the weather outside, try arranging some indoor plants around your reading space. Also, never underestimate the importance of bright and colorful bookmarks as they break the monotony which creeps in sometimes while reading. Last but not least is the amicable company of a freshly brewed beverage which ensures that your reading experience turns out to be refreshing and stimulating.
While reading within the comfort of our home is certainly a joyful experience, sometimes the weather outside seems so lovely that we cannot help but long to go out. It is during such instances that the thought of picking a book and heading out appeals a lot more to us than sitting within the confines of our house. It is a well-known fact that after spending considerable time inside our homes, even a few minutes of stroll outside helps a lot in breaking the monotony of our day and uplifts our mood to a large extent. So why not put that time to great use by enjoying a book in the lap of nature.
Ever wondered why some people seem to prefer nature as the perfect setting to have a good reading experience. The secret lies in the deep connection that they feel with the landscape around them. The natural distractions which are a part of life around us like the sound of insects, whispering breeze, soft rustling of leaves under someone’s feet are like music to our senses.
It can be your favorite seat by the window of a cafe, library, or your neighbor’s quiet backyard, a corner in a park, beach, or a space in the silence of a historic site
They form a beautiful addition to our reading experience outdoors. Besides, who can turn their back to the opportunity created by a peaceful climate with its stress-busting potential? It certainly cannot be replicated at home. Take a look at how you can make the most of your reading experience outdoors.
All the nature lovers out there who want to enrich their time spent outside in the company of a book may follow the tips that we offer here. Look out for a well-shaded spot away from direct sun. A cozy spot under a well-lit canopy of trees is what we would call an ideal reading place. It is also better if your reading place is a bit secluded to provide you a more stimulating ambiance.
The natural light spread all around you not only boosts the immunity level of your body but also soothes your eyes and calms your nerves. If you feel the weather is more on the pleasant side, then take a leisurely walk while reading. It will add a new dimension to your reading experience outdoors. It nourishes you from inside-out by exercising both your body and mind.
But ensure that your walk is not obstructed time and again and distracts you from your objective. Last but not least, allow your body and mind to soak the reading experience in the lap of nature outside and rejuvenate you both internally and externally.
Natural light spread all around you not only boosts the immunity level of your body but also soothes your eyes and calms your nerves. If you feel the weather is more on the pleasant side, then take a leisurely walk while reading. It will add a new dimension to your reading experience outdoors.
It nourishes you from inside-out by exercising both your body and mind. But ensure that your walk is not obstructed time and again and distracts you from your objective. Last but not least, allow your body and mind to soak the reading experience in the lap of nature outside and rejuvenate you both internally and externally.
Reading is both fun and mind stimulating activity irrespective of the setting in which it is done. It is by and large a matter of choice. We are sure that the tips mentioned above make your reading experience something to look forward to every day.