I Like to Read to Escape Reality

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 110 People

    Sometimes I'm so into a book

    and if the character is in danger or says something daft, I actually talk out loud xD
    nobodynumbah8 nobodynumbah8
    16-17, F
    Dec 7, 2015

    Books Can Save You.

    'A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies. The man who never reads lives only one.' My childhood left me self-doubtful, self-loathing, cynical, reclusive, and misanthropic. The only escape I had, and have, from all the bad stuff going on in my life is reading. I love to...
    Ragelovelumos Ragelovelumos
    18-21, F
    Aug 7, 2012

    Helps Alot

    I love to read alot.It also helps me escape reality.I end up in my fantasy world where in the book im there watching what there going through.My escape.
    eyeslikestars eyeslikestars
    26-30, F
    Nov 15, 2011

    Reality Sucks

    Events of my childhod left me reclusive, self-doubting, self-destructive and more than slightly bitter about people in general. Not that any of this was visible externally. Growing up I was a well mannered, properly respectful, a better than average student who lived in...
    Katija Katija
    51-55, F
    5 Responses Jul 28, 2007

    Ready Vs. Reality

    I am so fed up with my life and what i have done to mess it up. I dont know what to do anymore, so when i get to a point where i feel like giving up on everything i pick up a book and escape into this world of fantasy. I am afraid of what i would do it i didnt have that.
    Jann Jann
    26-30, F
    Apr 5, 2007

    Forgetting My Problem

    i love it when i'm immersed in a story of a novel, i can just run away from reality and my problem for a while...i can't just block out every thing and just focus on the story where i can imagine being someone else and go through adventure and place i never went. its not that i...
    miawinchester miawinchester
    22-25, F
    Feb 10, 2012
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