The Forge Guide to Reading Better

How to Read

Humans have only been reading for 5,000 years, and we’re not that good at it yet

Illustration: George(s)

CCongratulations, humanity, on learning how to read! It took a long time — about 300,000 years — but it finally clicked. In the last 5,000 years that we’ve been reading, we haven’t missed a single year! It’s been one long reading…