Ever since I've stopped tried to failed at not accepting ARC requests this is how it has felt not checking my reviewing email
I was kind of in the mindset of
Then today, I was feeling feisty and all like
I saw I had ten emails
Not bad but then I saw one was titled Naughty and Nice bundle
I'm sure a couple of you know what I'm talking about. A publisher sent me links to 8..EIGHT! books with holiday themes.
My brain immediately
My book reading heart immediately
Things....happened, it's not too clear but there was lights, snow, and man titty.
There were more emails, more requests, each weakening my resolve. Sweaty and drained
I was about to quit
The clincher, I could see a favorite author's name in the preview
An invite for not one but two of their books
I think we all know where this all led to
This is why I don't check my email