AlwaysReiding_defending yourself as a readerDefending Yourself as a Reader

All of my life, I have heard that I read too much. That I spent entire vacations with my face in a book versus seeing the location. I have heard people who don’t get it, so called ‘readers’ tell me to butt out of conversations by going to read a book. People have even tried to bribe me with books. While some of it may be good natured,

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How to make more time for reading this summer


I just got this amazing article on Bloglovin about ways to take more time for reading this summer. I like that it has quick, bullet point-type notes that will only make things easier as we try and be our most productive for summer.

For me, it involves having a lot of juice for my devices and making sure I have a physical book with me at all times.

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Each Monday, The Book Date asks what we’re reading… Please visit the site to link up your current list and hold yourself accountable. Also, you can visit some great blogs who are also doing this meme… It’s pretty awesome to hold myself accountable.

I read 4 books last week. 4 physical, but I also had an copy arc of one! That is funny how that worked out.

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A Winters Respite button_AlwaysReiding

I am really excited to participate in A Winter’s Respite Read a thon, if only because of their unofficial credo:

all about the reading

This week, I hope I can remember this, because starting off the week feeling under the weather is never fun! Are you participating in the read a thon? If you don’t, please let me know what is more comforting than cuddling under some blankets to read during winter!

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