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100 books read!! How did I do with my extended reading goals?

Hey y’all!

So a while ago (April I think?) I wrote about how I had already finished my standard book-reading goal for the year: 52 books! And yes, even though I’ve totally destroyed that goal like a boss, I am still going to keep my reading goal at 52 each year.

My further goal for myself once I hit the sheer number amount was to read things I wouldn’t usually, or to read more diversely in general. I’ve now hit 100 books in the year, and I’m curious about how I did with my extended goal in the last 48 books I’ve read. I think I’ve done a good job with it, but let’s take a look and actually judge me on it, shall we? 😁

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Spine poetry: days after a breakup (but not my own!!)

This session of spine poetry stems from my last 5 completed books, but as of a few days ago because I wrote these and then finished some books before finishing this post. 😅 At the time of writing my five most recently finished books were:

–> This one is more loving, in a general way of happily celebrating the world and all people. I felt like I should try something brighter after the sad ones. 😂

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an anonymous confession:
each of you
deserve a court

strangers deserve secrets
from each other
a bitter thorn to play
from a season of nothing

you confess nothing special
secrets play
a bitter collection from each other

you deserve:
secrets from each other
a thorn from strangers
a bitter season
nothing

–> This one is more loving, in a general way of happily celebrating the world and all people. I felt like I should try something brighter after the sad ones. 😂

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