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in the reading room: gearing up for Dewey's Read-a-thon

I admit that I was a bit frustrated with myself, as I’ve cycled between states of overwhelming excitement and profound melancholy about tomorrow’s read-a-thon. I’m not exactly sure why I was frustrated, as I do try hard to remind myself often that it’s okay to not be happy all the time. 827 more words

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Friday Favorites #21

What I’ve been digging this week:

  • It’s been a strange running week for me, mostly because I had to change my schedule (for reasons I will share with you soon), so instead of five running days I had two regular runs, a cross training day, a long run and a rest day.
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good stuff: an anticipation version

I’ve been in an odd place in my head the last few days. Maybe melancholy is the right word? It’s not that I’m letting sadness and fear and worry overwhelm me, but they are all persistently present. 528 more words


Fright Fest Week 4

This read-along is about all those scary books you read as a kid but haven’t looked at in years; check out the Fright Fest Kick Off… 197 more words

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Friday Favorites #4

What I’m digging this week:

  • On the 18th was, as you know, the 24 Hour Dewey’s Read-A-Thon, which was super fun and is an extra special read-a-thon because it only happens twice a year.
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Dewey's Read-A-Thon Wrap-Up

And thus concludes our 24 hours of madness. I failed in the staying up department and clocked out around hour 20. So I didn’t manage to finish my 4th complete book, which is a shame. 59 more words


in the reading room: Dewey's read-a-thon update 2

11:12-11:27: Blogged. Talked to Eva on the phone.

11:27-11:35: Got ready to take Annie to work.

11:35-11:58: Rode along to take Annie to work. Read aloud to Rich along the way.  92 more words

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