Why Old Habits Are Sometimes Necessary

My focus for the year, in terms of reading goals, was to read more novels and literary fiction. So far, I’m not hitting that goal. It isn’t that I’m not reading. I’m just not reading the sorts of things that I wanted to be reading. Rather than cultivating new habits, I’m learning that old habits…

Goodreads 2017 Reading Challenge

At the start of 2016 I joined the Goodreads Reading Challenge, and set myself the goal of reading 52 books. I had honestly never measured my reading output before, so one book per week seemed entirely reasonable. By the end of the year I had read 226 books. Granted, some of them were graphic novels…