“You can find magic wherever you look. Sit back and relax. All you need is a book.”
Ah, the power of story! This is one of my favorite Dr. Seuss quotes because there is nothing that I love more in life than stories. Whether they are told through books, television, film, music, or even video games, the impact that stories possess can never be diminished. Stories can be written down or passed down through oral tradition, like tales around a camp fire, from one generation to the next. However they are told, the most important part of them is that they provide some form of truth, that they illuminate to us something that we’ve known all along about ourselves while also helping us to look at the world through a completely different lens. What’s more magical than that?
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