Finding the time to read

I get this question a lot as I’m talking about how long it might have taken me to read a book, which, in my opinion, is the true mark of a good book, or when I’m discussing the books that I’ve read. One of my co-workers said to me something similar to: “I don’t know where you find the time! You’re in to so many things.” Well, yes, I am into so many things, but there is so much time available to you if you’d like to read. Here, I’ll prove it to you.

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5 books in 10 days: The results

Books read

So, if you follow me on Instagram, you’ll know that, in trying to motivate myself to close the book gap I had hoped to close in the summer time, I challenged myself to read 5 books before the end of the Labor Day weekend. I chose the five books, posted about it on the ‘gram to hold myself accountable and then tried to consume as many words and pages as possible while still living my life. And I did live to tell the tale, which I’ll share here.

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Countdown to Labor Day

Books read
23 down 25 to go before the end of ’19

Today is Thursday, Aug. 22, which gives us 10 days until Labor Day. You may be asking yourself why I feel this is important, well it’s because I’m behind pace to meet my book goal. Summer is usually the time that I say I will catch up on this goal, and clearly my time is running out. As such, I’m going to challenge myself to close this gap over the next 10 days by reading 5 books.

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