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Old 08-17-2012, 09:59 AM   #616
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Book number 49 completed. Just one more book to get to the 50 I pledged on GoodReads. It's been a heck of a reading year for me.
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Old 08-17-2012, 05:27 PM   #617
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I haven't read in weeks. This is the worst "drought" I think I've ever had.
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Old 08-17-2012, 06:06 PM   #618
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I hope you get back on the reading wagon again soon.
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Old 08-17-2012, 06:43 PM   #619
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Thanks.

School starts on Monday, so I have no idea whats going to happen on that front.
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Old 08-17-2012, 07:45 PM   #620
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I haven't read in weeks. This is the worst "drought" I think I've ever had.
I just can't imagine that. I don't think I've ever missed a day since I learned to read (well, perhaps my wedding day...).
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Old 08-17-2012, 08:37 PM   #621
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I'm with you Orlok, I don't think I have ever missed a day, besides my wedding day, worth of reading.
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Old 08-18-2012, 05:57 AM   #622
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Same here. There might be the odd day I've missed, but they're extremely rare. I always read in bed, before I sleep, and maybe if I broke that routine it would be tricky to fit in.
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Old 08-18-2012, 06:33 AM   #623
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Same here. There might be the odd day I've missed, but they're extremely rare. I always read in bed, before I sleep, and maybe if I broke that routine it would be tricky to fit in.
I read in bed, on the toilet (too much information?), waiting at the doctor/dentist/chiropractor/(insert practioner of preference here), waiting to pick the kids up from school, on the train, on holiday by the pool-side whist the kids swim, and also listen to books whist driving.

Do I have a problem, I wonder...?
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Old 08-18-2012, 09:22 AM   #624
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I read in bed, on the toilet (too much information?), waiting at the doctor/dentist/chiropractor/(insert practioner of preference here), waiting to pick the kids up from school, on the train, on holiday by the pool-side whist the kids swim, and also listen to books whist driving.

Do I have a problem, I wonder...?
No. I was reading the way that you are, I'm just not able to get back there for some reason. I still carry my Kindle with me wherever I go, and I have quite an abundance of reading material, including the series I've been reading all summer. I'm obviously the one with the "problem".
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Old 08-18-2012, 10:30 AM   #625
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Old 08-18-2012, 09:12 PM   #626
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I haven't read in weeks. This is the worst "drought" I think I've ever had.
I went through a period like that, too. I just kept picking up books, starting them, and putting them down. I just couldn't get into any of them.

I finally just picked up a short story and made it through, then another one and made it through. Then chose a light, fluffy, short, cozy mystery to read and then another short, fluffy, fun novel. I was able to get back to wanting to read. I think I was reading too many novels that were either intense or detailed and I was not relaxing after a busy day. Switching to short and fun novels helped get me back to reading again.

I hope you are able to get back to enjoying it, again.
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Old 08-18-2012, 09:25 PM   #627
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I went through a period like that, too. I just kept picking up books, starting them, and putting them down. I just couldn't get into any of them.

I finally just picked up a short story and made it through, then another one and made it through. Then chose a light, fluffy, short, cozy mystery to read and then another short, fluffy, fun novel. I was able to get back to wanting to read. I think I was reading too many novels that were either intense or detailed and I was not relaxing after a busy day. Switching to short and fun novels helped get me back to reading again.

I hope you are able to get back to enjoying it, again.
Thanks, Dreams! That sounds like a great idea. I have many short stories floating around on my Kindle and I never really think about them.
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Old 08-20-2012, 09:45 AM   #628
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I miss a day every now and then. But it's been a while since I missed more than a few days in a row.

I still have one book left on my required reading list. Thankfully I've got four months to fit it in because I'm really burying myself in lighter reading material right now.
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Old 08-20-2012, 10:19 AM   #629
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I haven't read in weeks. This is the worst "drought" I think I've ever had.
That's how I have been for about the last 4 months or so. Hope yours does not get that bad!!
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I haven't read in weeks. This is the worst "drought" I think I've ever had.
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