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"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -- I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference." Robert Frost

Quiller-Couch, Arthur, ed. 1919. The Oxford Book of English Verse: 1250–1900

The Healing Power of Music

The Healing Power of Music | Video | PBS NewsHour | PBS "An unconventional approach to recovery and coping, music therapy is a field of medicine capturing new attention due to its role in helping Gabrielle Giffords recover from a gunshot. Correspondent Spencer Michels reports on the versatility of music in a medical setting, but the difficulty of quantifying its effectiveness."

University students are struggling to read entire books

Students have reacted to claims from university professors that they struggle to read books from cover to cover by admitting it is true - but insisting it's because universities don't give them enough time to finish them. University academics caused a furore this week by claiming many students found the thought of reading books all the way to the end “daunting”, due to shorter attention spans and an inability to focus on complex philosophies.

20 Of The Best Children’s Books Of 2013

20 Of The Best Childrens Books Of 2013 by Donalyn Miller, author of The Book Whisper, and Colby Sharp, third grade teacher. Both contributors created the Nerdy Book Club Blog! Check it out if your looking for a good book to read!