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An Honest 2022 Reading Update (and 5 Year Anniversary): Where I'm At Now with Reading, Writing, and Blogging

We all know that I haven't blogged in a bit longer than I would've liked. And for the first time, I've been reading books without writing reviews for them. If you'd told 16 year old me that would happen, she would've stared at you in disbelief. I've been through bad reading slumps before and times when I questioned how much I still loved books, but every book I did finish turned into a review for the blog. And this winter, that stopped happening.  I wanted to write a little update for those of you who have followed Reading, Writing, and Me's journey since 2017 and share where I'm at in my reading and writing life as the moment as well as a mini life update. Even though this blog is a smaller part of my life than it once was, I still don't want to disengage from my love of writing, books, and this community. The updates are just a bit more infrequent now. In a way, it's nice to have this place return to what it once was for me—just a hobby. So l