My Daily Reading List

My Daily Reading List

I was reading ‘My Daily Reading List: An Update’ by Michael Hyatt which gave me the inspiration to share my own daily reading list. Using the format he offered in his post, here goes…

I don’t always have the time, but I love to read. My day includes reading through news, blogs, Google+, Twitter and my favorite books. All in all…I probably invest somewhere in the neighborhood of two hours a day reading.

Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.

 -Harry S. Truman

I have a long but beautiful ride through the mountains to work each morning so I typically listen to a Podcast while driving. Throughout the day I will read my daily devotionals that I’ve subscribed to via email and peruse social networks and news sites. I don’t always get to read before bed, but I often try to get an hour of reading in before I fall asleep.

People have asked me to share whats on my daily reading list, so here goes…

First and foremost I read my Bible, typically via a daily reading plan! I also subscribe to a handful of daily devotionals that I receive vie email and they include:

There are several things I read via my web browser and they include:

I don’t spend lots of time on this reading list and I typically read through these at a quicker pace. Sometimes, I can get my daily news in 15 minutes in aggregate throughout the day. If an article looks like it will take longer than the time I currently have, I will bookmark it or I save it in Evernote. btw…I love Evernote and use it ALL THE TIME!!!

When I finish my web list, I go to my list of RSS feeds. I am currently using Feedly for Chrome and Android, which syncs with Google reader. The interface is pretty cool and I can access my feeds anywhere and anytime.

I am still building my list of feeds, but here are some of the more interesting ones:

Daily Blog Tips
Search Engine Journal
Buffer Social
The Social Media Hat
WP Kube

Entrepreneur: Latest Articles
Harvard Business Review
Seth’s Blog

Become Good Soil
Contemplative Monk
Daily Reading | Ransomed Heart Ministries
Harvest Daily Devotional With Greg Laurie
Heartstone Journey …this one is really cool!
Livebold Magazine
Marketplace Leaders
Refine Us

The Last Resistance
Judicial Watch
SCG News
Walid Shoebat

Forbes | Leadership
Man In The Mirror
Michael Hyatt | Intentional Leadership
John Maxwell

Occam’s Razor
Social Media Examiner

Drudge Report Feed
News | Mail Online
World Tribune
WSJ.Com US News
WSJ.Com: US Business
WSJ.Com: World News


The Next Web
WSJ.Com | Technology
Forbes | Tech

Goins, Writer: On Writing, Ideas, And Making A Difference
Public Words

In the evening, I do my best to read books via Kindle or a good old hardcover/paperback. I am usually reading three books at a time and bounce back and forth. Some of the genres I read are leadership, history (love the American Revolution period) or a Christian book. Check out the store on Heartstone Journey for my current reading list and some of my recommendations.

What’s on your daily reading list?

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Tim Young

Author of Heartstone. I am a father, teacher and speaker on mission to help people live courageously from their hearts.

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  1. says

    Great article and reading sources Tim. Thank you for sharing. I use gReader to sync with Feedly and make sure I scan the headlines every morning and sometimes during the day. You seem to have captured my favorite sources except for Reuters Top News/US News/Tech News, HP/EMC/VMware feeds, Chuck Hollis, Chad Sakac and Phandroid. If you are interested in EUC, try – he is on my team.

    • says

      Hey Dennis,

      Appreciate the feedback. Yeah, I really like Feedly and love having my own personal newspaper ready for me each day, Thanks for the tips on Reuters Top News/US News/Tech News, HP/EMC/VMware feeds, Chuck Hollis, Chad Sakac and Phandroid. I will check them out and will definitely check out


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