There is so much that goes into breaking down the story, The thought, the idea – Where you can look at a simple story from your point of view and your personal experience, the difference & Similarities you felt before you read the book and travelled to the authors country to reading a book after travelling to the authors country to living the authentic life of the story you read- Behaving like the characters you loved the most and travelling and believing you are living in that city or travelling to the exact locations of where the story takes places to compare how the author has matured over time by comparing his previous works to the most recent works.
Reading can enrich you in so many ways! It can make you look at the same things through a tunnel vision or through an experts eye and give you clarity by reading similar topics from other authors.
Reading makes you imagine a certain thing and when you travel to that particular place, the reality is different or the same vision you were shown by the author.
Reading can give you insights about locals otherwise you would be Oblivious to.
And when you are part of a reading club – You can associate with so many things through the experiences of others as well as yours.