Readathon: A slow start

Minutes read
107 out of 150

Pages read

57 of The Carlyles at Home by Thea Holme
15 of Bodily Harm by Margaret Atwood


  • John.
  • Thinking about my fingernails.
  • Thinking about how to rearrange the living room.

Last night before I went to bed there were about six titles that I could have devoured all at once. I started reading a line or two from each and couldn’t wait to get started. This morning I couldn’t figure out which one to start. First up was the Atwood. Interesting but just didn’t feel right. Only read 15 pages. Then I got distracted by John….38 minutes later I decided to pick up the Carlyle book. Distracted at first but managed to get into the swing of it and read 57 pages.

Next Steps

  • Lunch
  • I am going to hit something much lighter for a while. I have enjoyed the reading so far, but need something to really whisk me away.


6 thoughts on “Readathon: A slow start

  1. Stacy October 9, 2010 / 1:30 pm

    Hope you find that something to whisk you away soon:)


  2. Amanda October 9, 2010 / 2:49 pm

    I hope you find something wonderful to read.

    Sam was distracting me earlier. I sent him off to the coffee shop armed with art supplies. I should have the house to myself.

    Currently, I'm trying to ignore the pile of laundry…


  3. Frances October 9, 2010 / 4:00 pm

    Miss Hargreaves! This is just what you need. So good. Much more entertaining than your fingernails.


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