24 Hour Read-A-Thon: Wrap Up Post

Yesterday I participated in the 24 Hour Read-A-Thon. I got up at 5:00 am and lasted until 11:00 pm last night. This is one of the best events on the Internet and it highlights exactly why I continue to blog year after year. Many thanks to the dedicated readers who help put this event on…

24 Hour Read-A-Thon: Update Hours 15 & 16

How I am feeling at this point in the Event: Still hanging in there. I hope to make it to midnight (which would be 20 hours)…so will see how that goes! What I am currently reading: A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Maara What I have finished reading: The Round House by Louise Erdrich…

24 Hour Read-A-Thon: Update Hours 13 & 14

How I am feeling at this point in the Event: Refreshed! I took more than an hour off (essentially rested, ate, talked with my hubby and watched a little television) through hour 13 and it has paid off. I feel really good right now! What I am currently reading: A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by…

24 Hour Read-A-Thon: Update Hours 11 & 12

How I am feeling at this point in the Event: Dragging a bit. My eyes are tired and I’m finding it had to concentrate. So I took some time off in hour 12 just to recharge my batteries. What I am currently reading: A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Maara which is set in…

24 Hour Read-A-Thon: Update Hours 9 & 10

How I am feeling at this point in the Event: Getting my mojo back after participating in the Yoga challenge (see below) followed by a short walk around the neighborhood with my hubby and Raven. And I feel EXHILARATED at finishing my first book of the day! Yay! What I am currently reading: Getting ready…

24 Hour Read-A-Thon: Update Hours 7 & 8

How I am feeling at this point in the Event: A bit sleepy during the last part of these two hours. I got up and walked around the yard and ate some lunch, but I think I’m going to have to exercise soon to shrug off the lethargy. What I am currently reading: Still reading…

24 Hour Read-A-Thon: Update Hours 3 & 4

How I am feeling at this point in the Event: More revived after eating some breakfast, preparing my stew and taking a shower. All that down time meant I read less during this time period…but I’m okay with that! I’m also really psyched that I won a prize in hour three – yay! What I…

Hour 3 Challenge: 24 Hour Read-A-Thon

Oh, I absolutely could not resist this challenge hosted by Book Appetite. We need to come up with a book club menu for our current read. Here is what we need to include: Book title and author The menu, food, beverage, you can even go as far as background music, decorations…. have fun with this!…