Saturday, April 10, 2010

Dewey's 24-Hour Read-a-Thon: Update #1

Good morning, everyone! I got a little late start (though much earlier than a normal Saturday!) today, but I am now fed and showered and ready to read, read, read. I know that I said I'd try to stay offline, but after visiting some readathon participants' blogs, I realized that half the fun is sharing what you're reading with everyone else. So, here I am! I'll be popping in every now and then to quickly update, visit some blogs, and maybe join a challenge or two. Thanks to everyone already for all the well wishes - happy reading to you all!


Read so far: 0 - But I started listening to Jinx by Meg Cabot while making/eating breakfast

Currently reading: Just about to start Blankets by Craig Thompson - it needs to go back to the library today!

Pages read: Not sure - but I've listened to an hour and eight minutes of Jinx

Reading thoughts? This day is going to fly by, I need to get reading.


Time started: 9:00am CST (only 2 hours late...)

Time awake: 2 hours

Time spent reading 'til now: 1 hour, 8 minutes

Time spent online: 15 minutes


Snacks/meals? Cheesy eggs on multi-grain bread, orange juice

Exercise? Does washing the dishes count?

Sunshine? Not yet, but I'm going for a walk later.

Did the TV stay off? Almost - I checked the Weather Channel...

More exciting updates later!



vvb32 reads said...

have a happy read-a-thon-ing day!

Serena said...

Looks like you are making great headway
Keep up the reading, don’t let that head sway
Eyes on the page and coffee in hand
You’ll be entering a new land.


carolsnotebook said...

I like books
I really do.
Books with stories
And pictures, too. (author unknown)

Enjoy all the people you meet and places you go today.

Felicia S. said...

Great job!


softdrink said...

Readathon! Readathon! Rah rah rah!
Readathon! Readathon! Rah rah rah!
Readers got the books
I’ve got a cheer
You get to read all day
I know you’ll persevere

Kailana said...

Checking the weather is important. :)

Michelle said...

Keep it up! Keep it up! Keep that reading spirit up. Keep. It. Up. Keep it up! Go Read-a-thoners!

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