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Just a heads up that I'm going dark for several weeks. I may still update posts/challenges but there will be no new content, not even Thursdays.

My Mom died and I'm taking each day as it comes, plus helping my Dad go through her stuff.

Jan 16 update: Mother-in-law, who I call Mom, is in the hospital for bypass surgery

Feb 19 update: MIL is home now :-D and slowly getting better. I'm still helping my Dad with Mom's stuff but since my brother is out of town, I'm spending 4 nights at his house every week for a month. It's MUCH closer to Dad's and they do meals together and hang out.

Mar 8 update: I'm having a blast with my Dad. MIL has gone back to the hospital

Monday, February 17, 2014

Running late for the Love for Books Read-a-Thon!

Monday, February 17th at 12:01 am 
through 
Sunday, February 23rd at 11:59 pm.


for more information and to sign up, click here

Basic idea is to read as much as we can. We need a place to report our progress that can be linked to. There are prizes!


~ Goals ~
finish: Zero Day by Mark Russinovich - print, 144/328
finish: The Inn at Rose Harbor by Debbie Macomber - print, 33/330
finish: The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan - ebook, 96/516 
√ finish: Sweet Laurel Falls by RaeAnne Thayne, ebook, 128/376

maybe read: What the Duke Desires by Sabrina Jeffries
maybe read: Mint Condition 2013 edited by Shannon John

√ then again, I'm reading an online serial and part one has 50 chapters! (yikes, I copied and pasted one chapter, looks to be over 500 pages!) 

~ Progress ~
Monday:
1. Algeria Here I Come by E Walk - chapters 4 - 50
2. Taking Texas by Storm by E Walk - chapters 1 - 23 (this is part two)
  . . . .  no, I didn't get anything else done today, why do you ask? ;-)

Tuesday:
1. Taking Texas by Storm by E Walk - chapters 24 - 51 (finished)
2. Sweet Laurel Falls by RaeAnne Thayne  ~ 128 - 376 (finished)
 . . . dinner out and shopping, more Zero Day, started Super Shred Diet by Dr. Ian K. Smith

Wednesday:
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. . . started Here, There be Dragons by James A. Owen (DNF), started The Long Earth by Terry Pratchett and Stephen Baxter (due 2-25!), online serial That's Okay by E Walk, dinner/shopping with daughter, Chopped, Intelligence

Thursday:
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. . . Criminal Minds, Castle, House Hunters, some of That's Okay, some Zero Day, started The Affair by Lee Child.

Friday:
1. The Affair by Lee Child
2.
. . . dinner with in-laws, some The Red Pyramid, some That's Okay  

Saturday:
1. The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan
2.
. . . more That's Okay, some The Red Pyramid, an extra nap ;-)   Last Holiday, Louie Anderson Big Baby Boomer

Sunday:
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. . . Skyfall, later there will be dinner and visiting with extended family (my other brother and his wife are down),


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