TED Conversations

This conversation is closed. Start a new conversation
or join one »

What is the best time/place/position to read ? do you read on a desk or in bed or on the bus in your way back home ?

There are serious readers reading 82 books in months according to a previous TED conversation. how do these people do that ?

Reading a book is a physically exhausting task, there are many bad side effects as a result of bad posture and conditions of reading like neck pain back pain headache etc.

I have personally tried reading on a desk but that is something I can only do for a few hours and then I switch to awkward positions on bed and floor ... how do you read ? what is your suggestion ? does reading on a digital reader help ?

+2
Share:

Showing single comment thread. View the full conversation.

  • thumb
    Jun 19 2012: It seem that you have plenty time to reading. for me, I can only reading on [morning, before work; after lunch], the time is short, but the result is pretty good.I believe this: the good behavior or bad behavior can both spread. focus on one hour or two hour first. and the reading habit will growing gradually.
    • thumb
      Jun 19 2012: Actually most of my time reading is spent on university material but I am trying to create time for my own choices as well. yes , you are right. It is a Zen lesson that doing and repeating good behavior will create habits that makes them useful in the long run.

Showing single comment thread. View the full conversation.