Diversity Reading outside your comfort zone - it builds muscles, too By Lisa Johnson • Jan 23, 2018 Unless you have a job that lets you travel to many exotic locations, it's hard to meet enough different kinds of people to really expand your horizons. Of course, readers already know that one of the best ways to do that is through books. "It's not enough to help people. You have to be with them." By Lisa Johnson • Feb 23, 2017 It took Cheryl Reitan over a year and three copies of the book to finish Waking Up White and Finding Myself in the Story of Race.