Please meet the awesome Andi Miller-Dunn, the woman with my dream job! I recently interviewed Andi for a profile feature story for my Magazine & Feature Writing course. I learned so much about her and am grateful for her assistance with this project. She wears many hats: wife, mother, reader, writer, instructor, runner, crafter…AND she… Continue reading Paying the Bills with Words: Andi Miller-Dunn’s Writing Life
HOUR 12 IS UPON US, MY FRIENDS! And if you’re looking at this post right now, you’re kick-butt because you’ve made it to the halfway point and you’re still here! YAY YOU! I apologize to the non-coffee-drinkers amongst us, but right about now you’re needing something to keep you going! Since everything else is illegal, YAY… Continue reading Hour 12-Coffee Is Your Best Friend
Hey wonderful Read-a-thon people! Missed you guys so much. I’m so glad it’s that time of year again! I’ve lost count, but I think it’s my 3rd or 4th Dewey’s and this is my 2nd time co-hosting; I couldn’t be happier to do it! Looks like you’ve made it to HOUR 11! Woo-hoo! Do you… Continue reading Hour 11: Choose Your Own Nightmare
Can you believe it’s already that time of year again?! On Saturday, October 22nd, we celebrate yet another wonderful Dewey’s 24-Hour Read-a-thon! I am so excited to say I have even more responsibility this time around. I’ll be hosting Hours 11 and 12 on the (sadly neglected) blog here and also on the official Dewey’s… Continue reading It’s time for Dewey’s on 10/22!
READATHON HOUR 2 MINI-CHALLENGE: OUR BOOKISH CHILDHOODS If you’re like me, you can’t remember what life was like before you learned how to read. (And you probably don’t want to.) We bookworms have been doing this so long it’s as natural as breathing. Some of us learned young, others learned later in life, but we… Continue reading Readathon Hour 2 Mini-Challenge: Our Bookish Childhoods
Hey guys, Just a quick update post to let you know that I will be participating in this year’s spring readathon (APRIL 23, 2016) in a major way! After handing in two rather disappointing attempts at readathon, I’m upping the ante this time and doing just about everything: READING, CO-MODERATING THE EVENT, HOSTING TWITTER PARTIES,… Continue reading ANNOUNCEMENT: Dewey’s 24-Hour Readathon 2016!
An admission about me: I don’t allow anything to get between me and my love of reading. Few things in this world have enough power to convince me that putting my reading aside is a good idea. I am a certified book-crazy person, who might unintentionally come across as someone who’s any or all of… Continue reading The Importance of the Long-Distance Book Buddy Read (LDBBR)