The biggest elephant—or myth—in the room is that bookstores are less relevant today. The opposite is true. As we engage in vast swaths of our lives virtually, the face-to-face conversation becomes more necessary and more valued. Bookstores fit perfectly into the community that locavorism is seeking to preserve or reestablish.
— Jenny Milchman on her book tour for Cover of Snow at Shelf Awareness for Tuesday, April 9, 2013 | Shelf Awareness (via housingworksbookstore)
He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand you words.