• Dewey,  Read-A-Thon

    Dewey’s 24 Hour Read-a-thon: Sunday

    UPDATE 4: 10.35am, Sunday Pages read since last update:  57 pages Total pages read:  259 pages Snacks consumed since last update:  I had a couple of spoonfuls of Ben & Jerry’s cookie dough ice cream and half a (large) bag…

  • Dewey,  Read-A-Thon

    Dewey’s 24 Hour Read-a-thon: Saturday

    READ-A-THON TIME!  Given that I only decided that I was going to take part yesterday, I’m pretty excited.  Very excited, actually. I’ve never done one of the 24 hour read-a-thons “properly” and this time will be no exception. I have…

  • Dewey,  Read-A-Thon

    Dewey’s Read-A-Thon Wrap-up

    I think that went as well as I probably should have anticipated when I randomly decided to sign up yesterday lunchtime.  It turns out that activities that span 24 hours do require a little more planning than, “Hey, look! Everybody’s…

  • Dewey,  Read-A-Thon

    Dewey Read-A-Thon Hours 3 to 6/7ish: 15.00 to 19.00

    Let’s talk STATS, read-a-thoners!  And hummus. Hours 3 to 6: 15:00 – 19:00 Total pages read: 128 Hours spent reading: Haven’t a clue…probably about 3 hours properly concentrating Hours since last sleep: 9 Books finished: 0 Coffee count: 2 and…

  • Dewey,  Read-A-Thon

    Dewey Read-A-Thon Hours 1 and 2: 13.00 to 15.00

    After randomly deciding to join in at 13.05, I’ve had a good couple of hours.  Obviously I got a little bit distracted by Twitter (reading with a smartphone on your lap can be counter-productive…) and by stopping by some of…