I started this little blog about 5 months ago. I still remember the early days, sitting, staring at the hit counter, willing the number to go up. I remember my first comment, who left no comment at all - I still wonder who you were phantom commenter. I remember my first meme, which I stumbled … Continue reading Why Blog?
I just entered a giveaway to win a copy of Sisters of Misery by Megan Kelley Hall over at BookFinds.com. They are giving three signed copies to three lucky readers, so what are you waiting for? Head over and sign up for a chance to win (all you have to do is leave a comment … Continue reading Because There’s No Such Thing as Too Many Books
This is my first attempt at a Things I Love Thursday, but I just wanted to share with you that I love, love, love my Amazon Visa Credit Card for one major reason - I know you've all probably heard of / used a credit card that gives you rewards points, maybe from a store … Continue reading Things I Love Thursday: Getting Stuff for Sort of Free: My Amazon Visa
For this week's edition of Thursday 13 I'm taking a break from the alphabet - I'm mixing things up a bit, and beating a dead horse down, down into the ground* - and by dead horse I mean topic - and by that I mean I'm going to devote this post to BOOKS just so … Continue reading 13 Books I’d Rather Be Reading Right Now
I won a contest without trying, how ridiculously cool is that? The fab ladies over at 5 Minutes for Books (you know that blog I keep blabbering about incessantly?) just rewarded me SEVEN books in a surprise giveaway. They drew from among participants in the What's on Your Nightstand? and the Classics Bookclub and those who … Continue reading I'm a Winner!!
Is it lame, that when I save comments that I reply to, thus starting an email conversation with said commenter, that I tag the email as "friends" - can I call you my friends, or is that overly presumtious of me? Is it weird that I started to quote Mr. Rogers and then cringed and … Continue reading “Oh won’t you be my [friend]?”
I'm seeing this meme everywhere and from what I can tell it originated here at Art On a Limb. Basically, you list the first line to 11 of your favorite books - why 11? Just cause, I think. I'm not sure if I have 11 favorite books, but I'll try - they probably won't be … Continue reading Famous First Words: Like Last Words, but Said Sooner
So, you know in the movies when a house has been robbed, the owners or cops enter the home and find furniture flipped over, drawers pulled out - basically, chaos everywhere? Well this morning I woke up, and for a moment, thought our apartment had been robbed - but that the robbers, feeling their job … Continue reading The Anti-Robbers – They’re Out There
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