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What I'm Reading

What did you recently finish reading?

The Body is Not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self-Love by Sonya Renee Taylor
This was a pretty quick and easy read and I appreciated the nuance and importance of "radical self-love" and opposed to body positivity and/or self-confidence.

Scarlet Sister Mary by Julia Peterkin
I really didn't know what to expect with this one, but I enjoyed it!

Roommate by Sarina Bowen
The summary of this one didn't totally grab me but I love this author and I'm happy to say this didn't disappoint! Interesting characters and plot, and I appreciated the maturity and realism of the conflict.

Notable Fanfic Reads:
-A Dance in the Moonlight by [archiveofourown.org profile] saltnhalo(Supernatural, Destiel)
-A Pain of Our Choosing by [archiveofourown.org profile] writcraft (Harry Potter, Prongsfoot)

What are you currently reading?

Instant Karma by Melissa Meyer
Currently on pause because my hold lapsed at the library.

A Promised Land by Barack Obama
Current audiobook listen.

A Curious History of Sex by Kate Lister
Current non-fiction read.

Chronicles of Alsea by Fletcher DeLancey
Currently about 2/3 of the way through the first book and I'm really enjoying it! I've been on such a sci-fi kick this month and it's been quite fun!

What do you think you’ll read next?

Our Time Is Now: Power, Purpose, and the Fight for a Fair America by Stacey Abrams
Next non-fiction read

Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
This is the hardcopy book I'm planning to read this quarter and I think I'd like to start it sometime in the next week!

Cry Wolf (Big Bad Wolf #5) by Charlie Adhara
I love this series and the fifth book just  came out so I definitely plan on reading ASAP!

Fanfic:
-Good Intentions by [archiveofourown.org profile] alittlebriton(Shadowhunters, Malec)
-Affliction's Sons by [archiveofourown.org profile] Stella_Notecor (Star Trek, Spirk)
-Heart Like Neon by [archiveofourown.org profile] lumosed_quill (Harry Potter, Drarry) This entry was originally posted here on Dreamwidth. Please comment there using OpenID
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