What happens when you start reading every day

Every month of 2020 we embrace a new Challenge. April was the turn of #BillGates: read at least 30 pages from a book of choice every day. 30 pages might not be a lot, but here’s the huge impact they had on the way I spend my money, on how I behave with people, and in general on my point of view.

My mother is a literature teacher in Italy. This means strict reading policy and pages-based rewards from a tender age. Since I was pretty young, I used to keep up well with my reading game, but when high school came along I was spending too much time on my…