Last week when I shared my 2022 reading wrap-up, I hinted at a post about 2023 plans … this is that post! This is also deep dive into details about my reading life and intentions that might seem way over … Continue reading Reading Better in 2023.
Hello friends and Happy Friday! It feels like this was the first “regular” week in … weeks. and it feels good to be here at its end (also, as I was typing those words the sun came out for the … Continue reading TGIF | Early January.
This week I wrapped up my 2022 book journaling – the 21 books I read last month and the 250+ I read all year. I tallied a few stats (which took way longer than it should’ve because I haven’t been … Continue reading Reading Better | December.
November was my first full month with Lucy and my reading reflected how our lives are changing. I had time to read on the page, and not quite as much time to listen (which is good – means life is … Continue reading Reading Better | November.
One more thing I love about this December is five Fridays! Here’s a look at this first one through my favorite lens: Thinking about … exploring Virginia Woolf. I’ve been immersed this week in Mrs. Dalloway (a re-read in preparation … Continue reading TGIF | Early December.
Bringing Lucy home three days early cut short a few of my plans for transitioning from September to October, including my regular monthly Reading Better and Looking Back reflections. Until this past Monday, I hadn’t opened my reading journal in … Continue reading Reading Better | September & October.
Hello friends and welcome to a bookish edition of TGIF for this last September Friday. Thinking about … my Bookshelf60 project (to read sixty books I already owned or had pre-ordered as of May 16 in these last six months before … Continue reading TGIF | Books!
These past few days I’ve had this almost FIFTEEN year old post in my head (when I had to take a prescribed break from running) and somehow forgot I even wrote this one seven-plus years ago (the last time I … Continue reading Celebrating the Other Things.
I added 22 books to my shelves in August (all my 2022 books are shelved here on Goodreads): Here are those short reviews for the four 5-star books (all books I read on the page): Maps of Our Spectacular Bodies … a … Continue reading Reading Better | August.
Whoosh! does anyone else hear these last few days of August whizzing past? or feel the slightest whisper of a coolness in the air? or see the morning sun rising noticeably later? When I purposefully pause, I sense all of … Continue reading TGIF | Late August.