Category Archives: meme.

It’s Monday! What are you reading?

It’s Monday! What are you reading? is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila over at BookJourney. Last week, my reading mojo came back when I read Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxlee. Now I’m ready to conquer the … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you reading?

It’s Monday! What are you reading? is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila over at Book Journey. Good morning! Last week I only read one book: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman. I plan on posting … Continue reading

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It’s Monday. What are you reading?

It’s countdown to the first day of the semester on the 27th. I only realized last week that I don’t have many days of freedom left. Since then, I’ve been reading as much as I possibly can.  It’s funny how … Continue reading

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The Poetry Project

Lu (Regular Rumination) and Kelly (The Written Word) have decided to revamp their Read More/Blog More Poetry event. The event is now a year-long project. Instead of posting a poetry-related post at the end of the month, participants can now … Continue reading

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It’s Monday. What are you reading?

It’s Monday! What are you reading? is a meme hosted by Sheila over at Book Journey. Every week, Sheila asks readers to share what books they’re planning on reading each week. Last week was a pretty slow reading week. I … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday 2

My bookstack for today For more Wordless Wednesdays, visit here.

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It’s Monday! What are you reading?

It’s Monday! What are you Reading? is my favorite meme. It’s hosted by Sheila at Book Journey. I had a good reading week though I didn’t read as much as I wanted to. I don’t know what happened but days … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you reading?

It’s Monday! What are you reading? is a great meme hosted by Sheila over at Book Journey. So I’m starting to think it’s pretty ridiculous how slow my reading has been in the past week. The migraines are still around … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you Reading?

It’s Monday! What are you Reading? is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila over at Book Journey. I’m in the middle of more than six books. I usually don’t mind but it’s driving me crazy since there’s so many new … Continue reading

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Audiobook Week Mid-Week Meme

  Audiobook Week is being hosted by Jen over at Devourer of Books.   Current/most recent audiobook: I’m still listening to Red and Me by Bill Russell. Impressions: It’s an absorbing read. So much so that my mom, who’s a non-reader, … Continue reading

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It’s Monday. What are you reading?

It’s Monday. What are you Reading? is a weekly meme hosted by Sheila over at Book Journey.  Every week bloggers share the books they’ve read the week before and what they plan on reading this week. Last week  I read: … Continue reading

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Weekend Cooking: The Library Loot Edition

Today I’m combining two of my favorite memes together: Weekend Cooking and Library Loot to share a few cooking-related books that I recently checked out from the library. Both books were on the “new books” shelf at the library and … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you reading?

It’s Monday. What are you reading? is a meme hosted by the lovely Sheila over at Book Journey. It’s also a meme that I need to start doing consistently since my reading is almost nonexistent right now. I’m in the … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you Reading?

It’s Monday! What are you reading? is a meme hosted by Sheila at Book Journey. I love this meme. I’m a moody reader but it helps to put a stack of books together every week or month that I would … Continue reading

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Weekend Cooking: Gourmet Today

Hosted by Candace over at Beth Fish Reads, Weekend Cooking is open to anyone who has any kind of food-related post toshare: Book (novel, nonfiction) reviews, cookbook reviews, movie reviews, recipes, random thoughts, gadgets, fabulous quotations, photographs.   Gourmet Today Houghton … Continue reading

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A Late Poetry Wednesday Post

Poetry Wednesday is an awesome meme hosted by someone. Who? I don’t know but I’m thankful that they thought of it. I’m also thankful for bloggers like Lu, Valerie, Carrie, and Serena who remind me how important and beautiful poetry … Continue reading

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Weekend Cooking: Thoughts on Jane Yolen’s Fairy Tale Breakfasts

Weekend Cooking is open to anyone who has any kind of food-related post to share: Book (novel, nonfiction) reviews, cookbook reviews, movie reviews, recipes, random thoughts, gadgets, fabulous quotations, photographs. If your post is even vaguely foodie, feel free to … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you reading?

It’s Monday! What are you reading? is a meme hosted by the lovely Sheila over at Book Journey.   Last week I read: Yummy: The Last Days of a Southside Shorty by G. Neri The Weird Sisters by Eleanor Brown … Continue reading

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It’s Monday. What are you reading?

Last week was a pretty good reading week.  I read: Nat Turner by Kyle Baker Bookhunter by Jason Shiga The Song of the Whales by Uri Orlev Bayou by Jeremy Love The Book-Eating Boy by Oliver Jeffers The Unwritten Vol. … Continue reading

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It’s Monday. What are you Reading?

I decided to call this week “Read-a-thon Week”. I have so much to read this week for school including a chunkster and a play. I also have a ton of great-looking books on my shelves that I wanted to get … Continue reading

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Weekly Geeks: Readathon! Readathon! Readathon!

I’m going to apologize in advance for this long post. There’s something about the read-a-thon that helps make fall one of my favorite seasons. To set aside 24 consecutive hours to do one of the things I love most in … Continue reading

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It’s Monday. What are you reading?

School has been kicking my butt for the past two weeks. If I finished a book since the beginning of the semester, I honestly can’t remember what it is! The great thing about it is that I’ve been earning perfect … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you reading?

Books I read last week: Bone vol. 1: Out of Boneville by Jeff Smith The Truth About Delilah Blue by Tish Cohen Ghost World by Daniel Clowes The Great Lover by Jill Dawson Arthur’s Underwear by Marc Brown Baba Yaga … Continue reading

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Booking Through Thursday: Encouragment

Suggested by Barbara H: How can you encourage a non-reading child to read? What about a teen-ager? Would you require books to be read in the hopes that they would enjoy them once they got into them, or offer incentives, … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you reading?

*Creative Commons-Licensed Content After much brainstorming this weekend, I’ve decided to try a different format for many of my posts. Instead of just making a list of books I’m planning on reading for the week, I’ll give you more information … Continue reading

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It’s Monday! What are you reading?

Today has been a busy day for me. Happily I’m finally able to sit down and write this post. With next week the start of the new semester, I’m trying to fit in as much reading as possible. I’m not … Continue reading

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Teaser Tuesdays

Teaser Tuesday is a weekly bookish meme hosted by MizB over at Should Be Reading. I’m in the middle of a few books right now. One of which is Shelf Discovery: The Teen Classics We Never Stopped Reading by Lizzie … Continue reading

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It’s Monday, What Are you Reading?

Thanks to last weekend’s read-a-thon and the Cybils, last week was my best reading week in months! I read: August: Osage County by Tracy Letts B.P.R.D. #2: The Soul of Venice and Other Stories The Year of the Sparrows Came … Continue reading

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Monday Memes

Today’s MUSING MONDAYS post is about the read-a-thon… Are you planning on participating in the upcoming 24 Hour Read-a-thon (either as a reader or cheerleader)? Have you made any preparations for the event? And, veterans out there, any tips you’d … Continue reading

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It’s Monday, What Are You Reading?

Last week I was recovering from the flu, so my reading has been going pretty slow. I’m feeling much better now so I’m hoping to read a lot this week. Last week I read: Death of a Salesman by Arthur … Continue reading

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