Saturday, April 18, 2009

Read-a-thon: Update One

It's now 12:15 am, early Sunday morning in Japan, in Hour 4 of the Read-a-thon, and here's what I've accomplished so far.

Currently Reading: The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
Time Spent Reading: 85 min.
Pages Read: 98
Books Completed: None yet.

Time Spent Blogging: I forgot to keep track exactly but probably about an hour.
Mini-challenges Entered: 2
Other Participants Visited: 3

Food/Drink Consumed:
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Mood: Already feeling that time is going way too fast, and I'm not getting nearly enough read. Plus I'm a bit distracted by the gas smell still all over our apartment. But for now it's back to Bod in the graveyard.

15 comments:

  1. Good job so far! Those cookies look yummy!

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  2. Very delicious looking bagel! It's okay if you haven't finished anything yet. As long as you're enjoying. :)

    The Graveyard Books has to be one of my favorite children's books ever written.

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  3. Gas smell? That's not good! But that picture is :) It's like three of my favorite things all put together!

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  4. Time sure is flying!

    Sorry about the gas smell :( I hope you enjoy The Graveyard Book!

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  5. Will you be reading through the night or take a little cat nap?

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  6. Hope you find less distractions in the next hours.. wishing you a happy reading day!

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  7. I'm almost done with True Diary and I have Graveyard in my stack but I'm not sure if that will be next or not. Hope you get some napping in tonight!!

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  8. I love the picture! It feels like it's going way too quickly for me as well, but at least we're all having fun!!

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  9. Happy readig nat, looks good, remember coffee or tea if you become tired.

    Will be back later

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  10. Mmm, cookies! I wish I'd thought to have some on hand for today.

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  11. Mmmm, those cookies look good!!

    Happy reading, keep up the good work!

    ~Melissa @ Melissa's Bookshelf

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  12. Keep going, Tanabata! you're doing great (but I do agree the time goes by FAST during this event!)

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  13. Thanks everyone for the cheerleading and support! And yes, the cookies were pretty yummy. :)

    saveophelia - It really is a great book, and the ending ... awww! I had tears in my eyes.

    Chris - LOL. :)

    Nymeth - Time is flying much too quickly! The gas smell is rather annoying although having some windows open a bit for fresh air means it's cool in here and harder to fall asleep, which is probably why I managed to stay up until now, almost 6AM. :P

    Trish - I'm replying to this a little before 6 AM Japan time and I think I'm off for a little nap soon.

    Staci - Yup, I think my bed is calling to me and a nap is in my near future. Sounds like you're doing great!

    Eva - Having fun is definitely the most important part!

    Sylvie - I'm going to have a short sleep and then yes, I think some strong tea will be needed.

    Wendy - The time really does go by much too quickly!

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