The Art of Reading

A round-up of vintage Heitman essays about the joys of the written word


The Young and the Bookless, The Wall Street Journal, June 25, 2013

Can you inherit an e-book?, Christian Science Monitor, June 15, 2013 

What poetry could teach a divided America, Christian Science Monitor, April 5, 2013

How summer reading flipped me from my hammock and changed my life, Christian Science Monitor, July 8, 2011

Don't just read for fun, Christian Science Monitor, Jan. 11, 2008

End-of-summer reading regrets? They're nothing new, Christian Science Monitor, Sept. 3, 2012

A Beached Wail—No Time for That Pile of Books, (orig. Wall Street Journal), Aug. 31, 2012

Spring Cleaning, Barnes & Noble Review, April 9, 2012

E-Books and Life Without Guilt, Wall Street Journal, Dec. 31, 2011

Christopher Hitchens: 'God is not great' - but bookmobiles are, Christian Science Monitor, Dec. 16, 2011

What an E-Reader Can't Download, Wall Street Journal, July 23, 2011