Today's post is a little hodgepodge of notes. I still feel like I'm reeling from the crazy month of October. I've been to Portland, ME, Worcester, the Cape, ran a marathon, did two conferences, and somehow have had a really busy social calendar. This means that some things have gone by the wayside, like reading! … Continue reading I think I’m not NaNo-ing
Well, tour my YA space, anyway. I've been thinking a lot about the teen space lately. I've been working with my Teen Advisory Group (TAG) and they really want to make it cooler. Having a cool, comfy, not weird place for teens to hang out and do homework (or not do homework) is an important … Continue reading Tour my library!
It's almost the end of 2012 and once again the end of the world came and went. Sorry Mayans! Goodreads tells me that over the year, I have read 72 books. At least, that's as many as I can remember reading. It will be 73 if I finish Tipping the Velvet today which I hope … Continue reading My Top 15 of 2012
I made it over the 50,000 words part! Hurray! I'm only a week late and there's another catch - I think I still have about 2 chapters to go to wrap things up. I'm glad to be over the 50,000 word mark. Hopefully this weekend, I can finish it up. Then I think I'll take … Continue reading Finally, sort of: 50,185.
NaNoWriMo is over! Well, the month is over at least. It's December 1st and I'm at 44,811 words. It's so close and though it's very cliche - a lot like my writing haha! - it really does seem far away. I do think that I will finish it. I will be working on it this … Continue reading NaNoWriMo – the end? 44,811 words