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Old 07-17-17, 04:08 PM
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Re: Let's talk about Hyperfocus

Originally Posted by PoppnNSailinMan View Post
The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien was one of the first books I remember having read that held my interest and my attention so that I could read it from beginning to end. It's still one of my favorite books. But that was kind of an exception, because I still have a hard time finishing most books unless they're about something that I find especially fascinating. Then I can become hyperfocused on a book.
I can totally relate. If it's something that I instantly click with I can get lost a book very easily.

Something I've never been able to do though is just read one book at a time. At any given moment I have at least 4 books stacked up on my desk or by my bed. Right now I've actually got 6 going. Most of the plot details and facts will come back to me a few paragraphs in, but occasionally I just forget about a book completely and end up taking it off my shelf months later with a bookmark still in it.
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