#Audiobooks

Today’s discussion is going to be about my relationship with audiobooks. I have a complicated relationship with audiobooks. I’ve only listened to four of them, one of them I tried listening to while reading along with the book, and that didn’t work out too well because I read faster than the audiobook went, and yes, … Continue reading #Audiobooks

#ChallengingReads

Today's short discussion is about challenging reads. Challenging reads are those books that are not meant to be easy to read. The most challenging book I have ever read was Homer’s The Iliad and the Odyssey. Yes, The Iliad and The Odyssey beat out Lord of the Rings, and some Shakespeare for the most challenging … Continue reading #ChallengingReads

#BetweenTwoBooks

Today’s short discussion is going to be about reading between two books. Right now I’m reading The Iliad and the Odyssey. I have the hardcover and eBook of Samuel Butler’s translation. I bought the eBook so I wouldn’t have to carry the hardcover around, it’s a heavy book. I previously did this with Harry Potter … Continue reading #BetweenTwoBooks

#BooksVSMovies

Today's discussion is going to be about books and their movie adaptations. Some movies I saw before I read the book, and then others I read the books and then saw the movies. These are simply my opinions about them. Read the book first: The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien- I read the book when I … Continue reading #BooksVSMovies

#ReadingProgress

This post is discussing how I make really good reading progress each week. This post is actually inspired by a comment that Misty from Misty's Bookspace left on one of my Friday Update posts. Friday Update posts are my weekly update posts because I start my reading week on Fridays. Every time I read, I … Continue reading #ReadingProgress

#NoStars

Today’s discussion is about how I’ve stopped using star ratings on Goodreads. At some point last year, towards the end when I was reviewing books, I didn’t give them star ratings, and this was 100% unintentional at first. I could say that I kinda got lazy and didn’t want to think about how many stars … Continue reading #NoStars