Sunday Salon: It’s Readathon Time!

Happy Easter, if that’s your cup of tea! If not, then happy Sunday. A week from yesterday is a gloriously fun day: Dewey’s Read-a-Thon! That’s 24 hours of reading (by those who can go that long without sleep, at least) by participants around the world. The event happens twice a year, in the spring and …

It’s Readathon Day!

So! Despite being MIA lately, I realized my very favorite event — the Readathon, of course — was happening this weekend, and I could not bring myself to miss it. So here I am, ready to read! My goal for the day: get through as many library books and/or short, potentially donate-able books as possible. …

Sunday Salon: Readathon Wrap-Up

Whew, the Readathon is over, for now! First I have to say, thank you, thank you, thank you to the fantastic organizers, my super-human co-Cheerio Trish, and our amazing cheerleaders. You guys did such a wonderful job!! I’d love to catch up with everyone today, but instead I’ll be studying like mad and then driving …

Dewey’s Read-A-Thon Mini-Challenge: Hodge-Podge Proposals

Welcome, Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-A-Thon participants! Need a break from reading or cheering? Then why not try your hand at a hodge-podge proposal? You could win one of the fabulous Read-A-Thon prizes…and have a little fun, I hope! Here’s what you must do to participate in the Hodge-Podge Proposals Mini-Challenge. First, grab a pen and paper, …

Readathon Updates: October 2011

Already read my intro? Skip to the updates! It’s Readathon time!! Last week I showed everyone my planned reading and blogging places. Well, my plans have changed a bit; I’m now visiting my parents, so I’ll be reading from their fabulous couch instead! There’s also a big slouchy armchair near the fireplace you can bet …