3 New Books About the Power of Self-Reflection
We live in a world that seems to be more self-directed than ever before, but that navel-gazing appears to be primarily for public consumption. Is it really self-reflection if it’s posted in a performative capacity for everyone to read? Regardless of your answer, there’s something to be said for quiet internal contemplation of the world around us. The three new books in this week’s book club celebrate the inner world of thought, the possibilities of imagination, and the highly pleasant activity of “wasting” a day in solitude.