I Am a Reader

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    I Love Books!

    I have been a reader for as long as I can remember, When I ws 5 I even created my own Library that friends could borrow from. I grew to love words from quite an early age as my dad encouraged us all to read, He always had a least two books on the go and even though he is 80 he...
    hardtimes hardtimes
    51-55, F
    1 Response Jun 23, 2008

    "humorous Short Stories Of Life On The Farm".

    This is but one of 41 short stories in my book "Humorous short stories of life on the farm". These stories are some of the shanengens we as children would get into on the family farm. It can be found online at www.createspace.com/3405483 if interested? Also you...
    JPCarroll JPCarroll
    56-60, M
    Dec 25, 2009

    Yet, I don't get to rea...

    Yet, I don't get to read as much as I would like to.
    backontrack backontrack
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 13, 2008

    To Read or Not To

    I enjoy reading, but not all the time.  Sometimes I can't read enough, and then for a while, it seems, I'm all read out. When I'm in a reading mood, I can't tear myself away from a good story until I finish the book.  Also, I will read every chance I get, and even when...
    darknight darknight
    46-50, M
    Jun 13, 2008

    With a capital R. I love young adult fiction

    (HUGE HP fan) and I loath this recent Vampire nonsense. I love John Green. Has anyone read John Green?
    nidhiThite nidhiThite
    22-25, F
    Jan 21, 2014

    Who has read the "This Man" series?

    What are your thoughts on it?
    OwnWhoYouAre OwnWhoYouAre
    22-25, F
    Dec 9, 2014

     I Can Read, and I Som...

     I can read, and I sometimes do, but not enough. I used to read a lot more when I was younger. Mostly during class in jr. high, stuff way beyond my maturity level.
    janebee janebee
    Jun 14, 2008

    Escapist Reader

    We are a family of readers.  We have encouraged our children to read and they have all caught the "bug."  Consequently, they did well in school.  Our oldest majored in journalism and graduated college with a 4.0 GPA.  He did well as a journalist, and...
    windsong windsong
    56-60, F
    1 Response Jan 14, 2008

    yes, Ive Just Spent All Nig...

    yes, ive just spent all night reading and it is now 8:23am
    merlin248 merlin248
    Jun 13, 2008

    i Love Books, Novels. ...

    i love books, novels.  i have trouble with anything too informative or historical or dry, but i can get thru a good novel in a day, if i have the time to spare.  nothing can compare as far as imagination and beauty goes - tho bear in mind i am talking about GOOD books...
    catsanddogs catsanddogs
    36-40, F
    Jun 13, 2008


    I have "overflow library" syndrome. It's a very serious disease where books just happen to spill out all around my house because there are no more shelves left to keep them properly organized. My room has a total of six shelves that are floor-to-ceiling and four rows of...
    SweetbriarPoet SweetbriarPoet
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jul 9, 2008
    Cat052314 Cat052314
    26-30, F
    Jul 12, 2015

    Books are basically my oxygen.

    I don't think I would be able to survive without them. God bless the person who invented the kindle! It's not the same, but it makes the whole book-buying process so much easier. The last one I loved is Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson.
    eugeengel eugeengel
    18-21, F
    Aug 10, 2014

    Guys, take some time off

    and read this The Fluttering Hearted Flirt - http ://wp.me/p67thY-C May give you a fresh look at your own vision. I write to inspire.
    whatishappening15 whatishappening15
    26-30, F
    Aug 4, 2015
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