Skip to content

Comfy and cosy

Comfy and cosy is simple for me – an enveloping armchair and a good book. Failing an armchair, the book alone will do.

LondonA730715120180211-1-2

A cosy bookshop on a barge, Word on the Water,  London,  June 2018

SeoulA9A0468720180211-1-2

One of my top 10 reads in 2018, though I read it in English!

 

And I’m not the only one that finds books make a cosy setting:

 

 


aDSC_0636_pp

 

Copyright Debbie Smyth, 2 February 2019

Posted as part of Wit’s End

8 replies »

  1. Sadly Libraries are closing at a fast rate. I have to be truthful and say that I have not been in a library for years….but I think back to younger days when the library was the key place and not just for the books but for all sorts of help and information. I guess times change. But books are the continuous link to so much in life be it travel, fun or education. …. they can also bring you a good deal of peace in this busy world. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

    • Yes, there’s a very mixed outlook or libraries. Some place are managing to keep them a key part of their community, but with home wifi for many and so much information available online, it in’t easy to do. The glitzy one in my photos is a new library in Seoul and it was busy and popular. I thought it was a book shop at first, or maybe a giant coffee shop. Having open and walk-through in a jazzy shopping centre seems a good way to go.

      Like

Come join the conversation:

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 7,114 other followers

Popular Posts

A welcome newcomer to my garden
Blooming brightly
Outdoor
Autumn meets Spring
Nature's brightness
Broadstairs to Margate: an easy coastal walk
<span>%d</span> bloggers like this: