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Month Four UPDATE for 2017 Reading Challenge

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You never realize how much time has passed until you really get a chance to look back on things in retrospect. At the top of this month, I revealed books seven and eight on my list to complete by April 30th; and here we are on the twenty-seventh as I write this and I’m still sixty pages short in Bill Bryson’s A Walk in the Woods!

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Month Four of the 2017 Reading Challenge

Welcome to the month of April! As we get ready to leave the first third of the year, I have to say that I’ve been immensely enjoying this challenge and the opportunity to read books that were already on top of my intimidating stack of “Must Reads” (a pile that always fluctuates and gets larger). For some weird reason, my mind works best with deadlines and expectations looming over, so this was the best motivation to start back reading much than I typically do per year.

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Stretching Those Creative Muscles

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Saturday night, I finally had the chance to play something that I’ve been intrigued with for months now. A few months back, I spoke on my love for Choose Your Own Adventure books and why they were such a critical part of my creative development when I was growing up. Years later and I’m literally choosing my adventure with a few friends.

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Appeasing the Prose Gods

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So it seems as if even the brick and mortar book stores are conspiring against allowing me to gain a copy of God’s Debris within a reasonable amount of time. Well, it wouldn’t be life without having to be adaptable to different situations, so I’ve decided to shift around my reading schedule for the month.

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Updated Book Reviews

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A Wednesday post?! *GASP, SHOCK, and AWE*

It’s been awhile since I came into Tuesday evening slapping myself on the forehead, remembering that the middle of the week was only a few hours away and that I needed to generate some type of content for The Nifty Notebook. Back during the earlier days of this blog, I would post three times a week and this was a regular occurrence unfortunately.

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