Want To Read More? Try Changing How You Track Your Reads

Turns out, spreadsheets can add fun to your reading life

Amanda Kay Oaks
Feb 28 · 4 min read

Every year, I tell myself I’m going to read more. And every year, my results vary.

My reading life tends to ebb and flow depending on what else is going on. For me, high volume reading seasons are winter, when I want to curl up with a good book, and early summer, when the weather invites me to sit outside and read. By contrast, I don’t get much reading outside of student papers and emails during the busy Fall season…