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Humans need stories and stories make us human

Ancient story tellers
I don't believe this only applies to fiction. I think it applies to stories of all kinds when told a certain way. When I read John Adams by David McCullough I had an emotion reaction even though it was not a fictional account. The Monuments Men is another example of this. It's not fiction, it story. It is making that connection that is important. That's why I include a library section on this blog...
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1776 by David McCullough

1776 Cover Art
Yes, this is a nonfiction book on American history and for some that may sound boring right off. But I am telling you that it does not read like nonfiction. Unless you have been a student of American history in detail I promise you will read this with a "holy cow" look on your face and utter at least once "I had no idea that happened". I've read a lot of American history and I still found myself i...
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