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How many pages did you read today?

>> No.13323883

>>13323873
20 some pages of Phaedo and then a couple of some Yoga shit

>> No.13323884

>>13323873
0. i suck

>> No.13323889

About 30 pages, but it was entirely on the clock so I was getting paid for it

>> No.13323900

>>13323889
Absolutely based

>> No.13323918

>>13323900

I am a construction worker and read on my phone literally any second I'm sitting down or in the truck which can be hours a day, depending

>> No.13323939

>>13323918
yo can you get a fucking move on

>> No.13323954

>>13323873
0

>> No.13323963

thirty i think but i never count, it’s a bad habit

>>13323884
read one page right now

>> No.13323971

I finished a book and started another. I think I'm about 40 pages into it. I don't know why you guys worry so much about page count though.

>> No.13324582

Technically 30 but it was all programming book, can't get myself to finish beyond good and evil since this is my second philosophy books and philosophers love speaking like anime villains at times. You know what l'm gonna read before bed just because of how pissed l am. Philosophy is just fanfiction for the universe

>> No.13324593

>>13323873
skimmed a 300page book

>> No.13324600

>>13323873
About 30. Coming towards the end of Journey to the End of the Night...things are getting subtly sadder and more bleak.

>> No.13324681

10

>> No.13324684
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About 30

>> No.13324700

>>13323963
i failed. i had sex for 4 hours straight instead

>> No.13324716

Why are there so many booklets in here?
Read Pinball 1973 today in maybe 1 and a half, 2 hours.

>> No.13324717

>>13323873
0. I'm sick and having difficulty concentrating but I'll try later to read

>> No.13324734

>>13323873
Fifty-seven. So that’s the introduction done.

>> No.13324757

>>13323873
many pages worth of shitposts

>> No.13324814

>>13323873
Nothing. Spent all day playing video games.

>> No.13324829

>>13324582
>philosophers love speaking like anime villains
Where do you think we got the inspiration for anime villains?

>> No.13324841

>>13324814
What are you playing?

>> No.13325455

>>13323873
200

>> No.13325542

>>13323873
30, I have around 50 pages left and will hopefully read them in the evening

>> No.13325553

>>13323873
None, but I wrote 800 words...

>> No.13325581

>>13324700
well that would leave enough time to read one page

>> No.13325583

>>13323873
read a whole book in 10 mins

>> No.13325623

>>13325583
KNAWLEDGE
>>13323873
Zero, but I just got out of bed. Read 80 pages yesterday, will probably read about the same today

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>>13323873

>> No.13328083

The last Canto of Don Juan (Byron) and the whole of Stoner. First time for both. Probably better ways to spend 6 or so hours, but hey ho

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>>13323873
25 sitting in a park and 25 more when I'm going to bed.

Reading a farewell to arms atm :)

>> No.13328464

30 pages of the Multiple states of Being by Rene Guenon. I understood little but I finished it.

>> No.13328473

>>13325583
Picture books don't count

>> No.13328479

>>13328105
drink pinot grigio while reading that book

>> No.13328489

>>13324700
What a waste of good reading time

>> No.13328496

>>13324716
Hey I did that exact same thing (same book in probably a little more time) on the day I first met my gf about a year ago. Hope things went as well for you today

>> No.13328519

>>13323873
however many "The Grand Inquisitor" is, had to stop afterwords... heavy shit

>> No.13328524

>>13325553
That’s good too. Keep writing

>> No.13328529

>>13328083
I can’t think of any

>> No.13328841

About 50 but some had pictures on it

>> No.13328892

I don't really keep count but probably around 250-300???

>> No.13329074

>>13323918
Do you work in Vancouver?

>> No.13329656

>>13323873
Around thirty. Twelve chapters, anyways. Really short chapters.

>> No.13329812

>>13329656
that's on average like 3 pages for each chapter. how

>> No.13329816

>>13323873
I can't get my mind off bullshit but I was at 300 a day. I guess I'm going to try and get 60 more today at least but it's bs

>> No.13329818

>>13323918
Books

>> No.13329823

45 pages of Darkness at Noon. It's a good book, but it does feel a bit 'laggy' and drawn out, and it doesn't help that A Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich is one of my favorite novels and covers some of the same territory

>> No.13329835

who here /100pagesaday/ master race?

>> No.13329863

>>13324841
not him but I started playing mtg arena

>> No.13329871

0 but i did read many 4chan posts and drink a whole box of herseys chocolate milk

>> No.13329889

>>13329835
How many do you read an hour?

>> No.13329912

Chapters 19-25 of Oliver Twist. Man, does he name the Jew. It's almost like anon's nigger novel but with Jews instead.

>> No.13329985

>>13329889
30-40 when reading the classics, the only thing i read anymore desu, i plan to read some pleb books that don't require too much brain power sometime and practice speed reading ( which just means reading faster, not subvocalizing is a meme) and increase it to atleast 50

>> No.13329987

8

>> No.13329990

>>13329985
I'm reading philosophy at 30 an hour and working on length now to extend it to 10 hours a day then bumping up again. I do mini meditationsto keep my mind from wandering but the place in at is too active and I can't think

>> No.13329992

>>13329985
What classics btw?

>> No.13330128

190. Planned to either read another 100 or write about 3K words, but did neither because a friend showed up.

>> No.13330203

>>13330128
insane

>> No.13330291

I read a 400 word novel in the past 2 days. To be fair, it was a pretty simple amerilard action story where everything exploded in the end

>> No.13330292

>>13330291
Read Michael Crichton, same action but each book has an interesting focus, Jurassic park focused on chaos theory and contemporary math dogma

>> No.13330331

>>13329992
the last books read were dosto and woolf, i'll start with tolsto after i finish the brothers karamazov

>> No.13330339

been on a good streak.
Finished paradise lost in 3 days, yesterday started everlasting man and read 80 pages of it. Just woke up so todaay read 0 but hoping to read 100

>> No.13330342

>>13323873
14

>> No.13330474

47
brothers karamazov

>> No.13330780

>>13323873
took a shit so 6

>> No.13331797

>>13323873
I read 2 sentences
the book I'm reading is 285 pages long
I've read 63 and 2 sentences from page 64

>> No.13331805

>>13330291
>400 word
Please tell me you mean page

>> No.13331808

>>13330474
How is it

>> No.13331839

>>13324734
Underrated

>> No.13331844

>>13330331
>Tolstoy
Yeech, fair reading tho

>> No.13333333

>>13331808
based, 70% of the way done. no idea how it will end

>> No.13333341

>>13333333
what an insignificant get

>> No.13333350

>>13333341
>t. never gotten septs

>> No.13333370

>>13333350
there have only been what 13 septs in the entire history of this boad right

>> No.13333381

>>13333333
Wasted
Why?
This isn't even a fast board
Anyone could have planned a meme reply for this get based on the speed of responses alone

>> No.13333387

>>13333333

the struggle for the final 33

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>>13333381
>t. never gotten septs

>> No.13333396

>someone got septs in my thread
BASED

>> No.13333401

>>13323873
about tree fiddy

>> No.13333414

>>13323873
0. But I’m teaching myself French.

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>>13333333
checked

>> No.13333494

>>13333333
checked

>> No.13333697

>>13323873

70 pages of Diarmaid MacCulloch's 'A History of Christianity'.

>> No.13333717

>>13323873
20 pages
Of Kiwi Farms threads.

>> No.13333760

>>13323873
0 :(

>> No.13333845

>>13333333
Good post and GOOD taste

>>13333341
>>13333381
>t. Tolstoy

>> No.13333855

>>13333717
on what?

>> No.13333856

>>13329812
The chapters are really short.

>> No.13333890

>>13333855
Ethan Ralph, owner and speditor of the relapse retort.

>> No.13333949

idk like 40 50

>> No.13334055

34 of the Iliad and 35 of The Black Swan

>> No.13334785

>>13323873
40 of the Spectator by Addison and Steele this morning, plan to read more in a minute.

>> No.13335699

>>13333333
Wasted one-in-a-million septuple of the holy Trinity (7 3's)
Good metaphor for the wasted potential of this board

>> No.13335708

>>13323873
On a good day, 120 or so. I usually try to get at least 30 in a day. So that'll be my limit. Of course there are times when I don't read at all for whatever reason.

>> No.13335712

>>13335708
shit misread you OP, I've read nothing yet

>> No.13335859

>>13335712
Based

>> No.13335905

>>13334055
How is the black swan? I'm supposed to read it in a couple days

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