10 Reasons Why Men Must Start Reading Fiction Again

It it so important for men to read fiction. I wish men would. They are so much sexier when they are avid readers.

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humphrey bogart readingAccording to recent statistics, men have all but stopped reading fiction. Do they watch great television? Yes. Do they read non-fiction? Some. But the novel – that great interior journey – seems to have been lost to them.

It wasn’t always this way.

The path from boyhood to manhood used to go something like this: Boys got dirty, played with plastic guns, disturbed bee hives, and wandered the streets of their neighborhoods with their buddies un-chaperoned. By adolescence, they were expected to be rowdy and wild – maybe dabbling in the rebel art of cigarette smoking, drawing a sharpie tattoo, and practicing the skill of talking girls into peeling off their panties (beginning with the whole “I’ll give you a cookie” approach and graduating to “Come on, baby, you’re just so beautiful –I need you!”).

Next, somewhere in their twenties, boys began dressing like men – assertively and with a…

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Hello. I am Jane B. Night. I am a writer and also one of the owners of BZ Publishing LLC.
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3 Responses to 10 Reasons Why Men Must Start Reading Fiction Again

  1. Thanks so much for reblogging, Jane 🙂

  2. Arphaxad says:

    “It it so important for men to read fiction. I wish men would. They are so much sexier when they are avid readers. ” – Jane B. Night

    Does a man need any other reason than that? I don’t think so.

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