We generally meet the 2nd and 4th weeks of each month on various Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 8:30-10pm ET. Add a music feature for playing songs in a voice channel where you can listen with friends. Nearly every day, my team and I share great book dealsmostly ebook, but sometimes audio and paper bookson the MMD deals page. Order online or even ring them up at 502-896-6950. It reads you are not alone on the front and even the sparrow finds a home on the back. Starting with our premier You Are Not Alone diner mug, You Are Not Alone 61.5-in. The majority of our guests are what our listeners have come to call regular readerspeople who arent authors or publishing professionals, but who simply love to read, and are willing to talk about their reading life with me (as a whole bunch of their fellow readers listen in). Plus, all lower-tier rewards. I love sharing my reads and my opinions on books and the Backlist Book Club is something Im kind of proud to have created. Its amazing, inspired by a book, andits right here. Come to Book Club having read the book of the month, and bring any comments or questions for the group! TMK Book Club 2.0, Chapter 5, Users who like Patreon Preview 125. Stay for any or all of our two hours together. If you just want to know my type Im an INFP, an Enneagram type 9, and an HSP. Thank you for listening. If youre asking about my lipstick, its because Im wearing one of the same three bold colors Ive been wearing foryears:Nars matte lip pencil in Cruella,Sephora cream lip stain in Vintage Rosewood (41), orBobbi Brown lip color in Rose Berry (26). You can learn more about mehere. is creating a monthly bookclub meetingcommunity. So I figured Ill continue running my book club, but also hope that I can get paid and continue to run it outside of everything else Ive been doing. Of course I have great affection for my local, Carmichaels Bookstore. I feel safe and accepted in this community in ways that are otherwise not available to me, especially in my church community. Were also experimenting with monthly PT and BST gatherings geared more for our West Coast and overseas patrons! Video in the beginning week of the month to announce what the "Book of the Month" will be, Video (Live) the last week of the month to discuss the book of the month. I also wrote about some favorites from book touras well as what I learned about bookstores and their personalitiesin my post10 things I learned on book tour. Hooray! I know that a blog post announcing Im taking money doesnt feel authentic, but I hoped my explanation in all of this gives you some context as to where Im coming from. Yes, you can easily cancel or upgrade your pledge at any time! If you are a member at this level for six consecutive months, you will receive an exclusive Roxie Reads Book Club sticker with our club branding on it to stick wherever your heart's desire. Receive regular invitations to 90-minute Zoom video conference calls (Zoom Rooms) with Tom, site authors, and fellow patrons!

Listen exclusively to our monthly bonus podcast, The YOBaLOGUE. The MMD Book Clubis the place where we are learning to read better, together. We are Your Other Brothers: a storytelling tribe navigating issues of faith, homosexuality, and masculinity. , Your email address will not be published. As a person who has been a single gay Christian pursuing biblical sexuality my entire adult life, and closing in on middle age, YOB has provided me a safe space to connect with other brothers who understand my life circumstances, and can help empower me to live as a man of God in ways that no other group of men can.

Receive our premier white diner mug, featuring our podcast sign-off! We use cookies to improve your experience using this site. In short, reading is my favorite hobby, my HSP escape, my introvert coping strategy of choice, and lots of fun for a person who loves toin the words of Emily Dickinsondwell in possibility.My specific tips and strategies are here. (LogOut/ Join us for any/all of our 90 minutes together!

Includes all the perks currently granted to Nitro Boosters: In 2018 I set out to create an online community where people who love to read could meet up without ever having to be in the same physical location.

Is your network connection unstable or browser outdated? Especially as someone in the closet who feels he lives this life constantly unseen, it means so much to be known and loved here in the YOB community. Receive one each of exclusive merch items as they become available! What is the difference between the What Should I Read Next Patreon community and the MMD Book Club? Id love to see you, too!Please check out my event schedule here. Calls closed to 18+ males with a traditional sexual ethic.

This is the place where we are learning to read better, together, through community, classes, and conversation. We use cookies to improve your experience using this site. Voice Chat is normally a perk reserved for high ranked server members, so support the server and get access to it early so you can have fun chat sessions with other members of the community, including readings by authors in the group, listening to background music while you read, and the brand new and much loved music quiz! Calls are closed to 18+ males with a traditional sexual ethic. Male or female or wherever you fall on the sexuality/spirituality spectrum, hed love to talk with you. reviewed catch Everything from the Premium Supporter tier! This is why I decided to create my Backlist Book Club tier. Wed be honored to have you join the fold, too. If youre interested in coming on the show,please fill out the guest application form here. Receive monthly invitations to the YOBBERS Book Club! To help readers scratch that readerly itch, we used to post reader recommendation requests on our What Should I Read Next Instagram account so your fellow readers could load you up with book recs. The process of journaling, the activities, and book listswill support them as they grow into even more adventurous and eager readers. Yes, you can easily cancel or upgrade your pledge at any time. I dont want you to think you need to pay me to be a part of it, but I do want to make more fun content around it. Chuns book, Control and Freedom. Whats that lipstick you were wearing on Instagram? This hasnt always been the case, but these days I also receive plenty of complimentary advanced copies from publishers. Regular readers know I always have a stack of books by my bedside table, and another one waiting at my library. And once I experienced the virtual and in-person retreats, I knew I had found my people and that God was doing something truly special through us. fog redwood I like the name because it captures what I like to do here: explore the intersection of the timeless and the timely. Exclusive use of custom commands! YOB logo magnet. Either I get lucky or somebody tells me. Ill still announce the book and leave a discussion post to talk about the themes. I was wondering what type of cataloging you use so you dont buy multiples of books you already have. Check out the latest Quick Lit posthere. The first is Reading People: How Seeing the World Through the Lens of Personality Changes Everything, and its for any reader who wants to explore just what it is that makes you uniquely YOUand why that matters. In truth, I wish I can make money off my blog and Instagram but I need to focus my efforts on my paid gigs and that means certain things dont get the time and attention that they require. I wanted to make something a little extra for those who are willing to pay to be a part of the club. Well, that means not only do you get: We use cookies to improve your experience using this site. A reading journal designed by a book lover for book lovers like you. We take our first 45 minutes together to check in with one another, along with meeting any new patrons, before diving into a deeper discussion topic for our next 45 minutes. But I know people want to see more engagement, more posts, and generally feel more involved in an online book club. Each month we read and discuss a core monthly book selection, plus one or more optionalbook flight picks, plus enjoy classes and discussions that help us build the skills of the reading life. We've all felt that way at some point, and that's what I wanted to discuss; I wanted a place where others who enjoy these same feelings could come together and talk about how books have impacted them, and share their very favorites with others. If you like participating with me, talking with me, choosing the next read, and really wanting to get involved with the book club some more, then join me! Anne talks all things books and reading, and does a little literary matchmaking with one guest. The Book Club tier will have access to our monthly Fan Club Book Club! Bonus episodes, our official book club, merch discounts, Zoom calls and meet ups and MORE! The second is my book for book lovers, a pretty little hardcover calledId Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life. As a member, you receive exclusive content, community access, behind-the-scenes updates, and the pride of fueling work that matters to you. And definitely check outNetgalleyits easier and less costly for publishers to share digital galleys than physical ones. Too many books, too little time. (LogOut/ If I like it and think it would be a good fit for my readers, it may make its way into a post or get recommended on What Should I Read Next?though as regular readers know, I hardly ever post full book reviews. This tier will receive a Books and the City bookmark and a thank you note! Remove ads from the ranking leaderboard that everyone checks to climb the activity ladder. This is the single question I get asked the most. ), and exclusive merch like our wine glass, stickers, fan club bookmark and more. The Backlist Book Club will still be available on my Instagram page. Agreement to group guidelines required for membership (closed to 18+ males with a traditional sexual ethic). I grew up reading books every day, devouring my school's library and then that of the cities around me. Patreon Preview 125. Please download one of our supported browsers. Thank you so much! I get a surprising number of questions about my lipstickespecially surprising because I am NOT a makeup person. Access to the official BATC Fan Club Book Club! The purpose of this tier is for supporters who just want to support our podcast but dont really want any other perks. The reason that I want to pledge is to support our common voice in "the wilderness" that somehow is rarely heard in the church, whether it be progressive or conservative. I love to read, but sometimes it gets a bit overwhelming. Our Patreon originally launched with a handful of folks pledging to cover site and equipment costs, and its since grown into a thriving community meeting in various forms and regularity, digital and otherwise. And for that, Ive launched my Patreon page with one tier: The Backlist Book Club. Well also add you to a special Discord chatroom where you can pop in and chat with other fan club members as you read (but no spoilers please!). If you're not looking for a bunch of perks but just want a small way to give thanks for the book club that you enjoy being in, this is a wonderful way to contribute. So you are a RRBC member, right? How can I be a guest on What Should I Read Next? Ive written five books. Exempt from the bot-enforced emote limitation, so spam those emotes to your heart's content! Can you give me some tips?Is it too late to start a blog? Exclusive flair on our associated r/DiscordBookClub Reddit sub. patreon.com/thismachinekills Add a music quiz feature to test your musical knowledge and compete with others for a high score. Watch and participate in monthly Facebook Live broadcasts with Tom, site authors, group moderators, and other community members. From travel destinations to life circumstances, you can find all of the past requests in this handy index. Change), You are commenting using your Facebook account. More on thathere. Im traveling soon. Tell me about your books! Im excited youre coming to visit my town.I wrote a whole blog post about that right here. Yes, you can easily cancel or upgrade your pledge at any time! The short version: I recommend you ask nicely, build relationships with publishers, and say thank you. How can I get Advanced Review Copies for myself? Access to the Official BATC Book Club Discord. Having this upgrade will allow us to do a number of things that will benefit the community, such as: By supporting creators you love on Patreon, you're becoming an active participant in their creative process. Together. Both groups abound in bookish enthusiasm and community. document.getElementById( "ak_js_1" ).setAttribute( "value", ( new Date() ).getTime() ); Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Never in my life had I ever thought or dreamed that another Christian wrestled with sexuality and faith the way that I do, but then I discovered Your Other Brothers. I had a lot of fun creating this journal for book lovers. Production / Music by Jereme Brown (twitter.com/braunestahl). You can grab a pdf of Chuns book here: https://au1lib.org/book/2074091/cc12a3 Chat with other people supporting the group away from all the hustle and bustle of the other channels. Can you give me personalized book recommendation?

More on that below. As a member, you receive exclusive content, community access, behind-the-scenes updates, and the pride of fueling work that matters to you. TMK Book Club 2.0, Chapter 5. For a monthly fee, youll be able to help choose the book for next month, read insightful articles and interviews I find on the Internet about the book, and receive an invitation to a livestream of me talking to you about my thoughts on the book at the end of every month. How do you get your books, and how do you buy books without blowing your budget?