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Read Me Somewhere

Read Me Somewhere

By Todd Lyons
Leave the present behind and escape to another place, another time, a different frame of mind. #ReadMeSomewhere
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The Little Match Girl
It's been a difficult year but never a better time to reflect on the privileges you take for granted. Farewell until the new year. If you enjoy RMS, share it with someone. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
08:44
December 13, 2020
The Curse of the Competent
What? Humblebragging isn't a new thing? Nope. People have been people since forever. And First World Problems? Since always. If you enjoy RMS, share it with someone. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
04:23
November 29, 2020
Going Nowhere
A man wonders if his existence has any meaning in the world. Please—if you enjoy RMS, share it with someone. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
11:06
November 15, 2020
The Fifty-First Dragon
Where does courage come from? Does it matter? Please—if you enjoy RMS, share it with someone. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
19:46
November 1, 2020
Sredni Vashtar
Repressed by his unloving caretaker, an ill child creates a mythological temple in his back yard. Persistence and quiet resolve in the face of oppression. Resistance done right. If you enjoy RMS, please share it with a friend. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
13:06
October 18, 2020
A Word for Autumn
There are many ways to mark the passing time. Why not vegetables?  If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere?
07:22
October 4, 2020
Two Friars
The Devil takes on the guise of a Holy Man in a ruse to possess the soul of a Good Friar. Memento mori. If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
12:46
September 20, 2020
The Mowing of a Field
Some experiences are even more beautiful than your memory could hold as a youth. If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
24:19
September 6, 2020
Beyond Life
What are we? Perhaps components of an unfinished world, being made into something quite unpredictable—though sustained by an instinctive knowledge that we are being made into something better. If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
19:04
August 23, 2020
Bed-Books and Night-Lights
There's something ethereal and intimate about reading by candlelight.   If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
15:20
August 9, 2020
Stop for a Moment
...and reflect on who you are, where you're going, and who's at the  controls.  If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
12:05
July 26, 2020
My Summer in a Garden
Gardening: the relaxing pastime that also puts food on the table—at least in theory.  If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
21:23
July 12, 2020
Living in the Country
Re-inventing yourself with a hobby farm can be transcendent. Or, source material for a situation comedy.  If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
25:13
June 28, 2020
Some Nonsense About a Dog
Loving a pet is both a gift and a sacrifice: priceless fulfillment for the eventual cost of letting go. Joyous years in return for terrible weeks. But I would do it all again—and have.  If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
11:26
June 14, 2020
The Tyranny of Things
The thirst to acquire new necessities that promise to improve our lives is nothing new, but do material comforts create simplicity?  If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
17:05
May 31, 2020
On Lying Awake at Night
Immerse your senses in the soothing calm of the forest at night.  If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
12:23
May 17, 2020
The Mutability Of Literature
To escape the noise and bustle of the school, a man seeks refuge in the library—where he experiences an unexpected encounter.  If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
23:27
May 3, 2020
The Power of Touch
Helen Keller reflects on the richness of her world and the comparative disability of five senses.  If you enjoy RMS, please share it widely. Ratings and feedback are also loved. #ReadMeSomewhere
14:56
April 22, 2020