Reading books — a timeless hobby that’s one of the most useful ways to keep your brain sharp

How reading improves different sides of the brain

Even though the first written symbols we discovered so far date back to 4 millennium BCE, writing and reading literature evolved a bit later.

In 2300 BCE, a lady wrote down some mesopatimian hymns, making them eternal in a sense, because they were the first form of artistic use of language ever written.