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Quote of the Week #14: Book Memes

KeepCalmReadI am not what marketing experts call an early adopter. All my life I’ve prided myself in being anti-fad. If something is popular, there is a good chance I’m not doing/don’t have it precisely because “everyone” else is/does.

However, there is one internet fad that I truly enjoy. Memes. Memes are a simple way of sharing human emotions and experiences. More than once I’ve come across a meme andĀ discovered I am not the only one who thinks and feels this way. And I bonded with the unknown masses. Memes also cause you to look at the mundane stuff of life in a new, humorous perspective.

Today I am sharing some of my favorite memes about reading and books.

Let’s start by acknowledging a fact well-known by readers.

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My sister: Come do something.

Me: After this chapter.



The reason for every time I got in trouble as a child.


Now that I’m an adult.



As a writer myself, I cannot quibble with anything another writer felt was necessary to his story. But as a reader, I have issues.



Book Hangover–it’s a thing.



All the feels.

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The best part is, if they love the book as much as you did, they won’t think you’re weird.



If you’re truly lucky, you’ll find someone like this.



Just a warning.



And finally. . . .

Writing Picture Books



Read my post “Inspirational Book Memes” here.