I felt like I was stuck at home for so long, and then in recent days, we have taken trips to North Texas, to Chicago, to Arkansas, and then to North Texas again. We loved seeing our family and we loved doing some traveling, but we are happy to be at home now.
I got my vaccine booster on Thursday. Hurray! I can see a return to my Christian Meditation group and the YMCA very soon.
I'm officially old! I celebrated a wonderful 65th birthday last Monday.
The Lincoln Highway by Amor Towles ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
Book Girl: A Journey through the Treasures & Transforming Power of a Reading Life by Sarah Clarkson ⭐⭐⭐⭐
I'm reading nothing but nonfiction this month:
Adventures on the Wine Route by Kermit Lynch
Extraordinary Insects: The Fabulous, Indispensible Creatures Who Run Our World by Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson
What's So Special About Dickens? by Michael Rosen
If God is Love, Don't Be a Jerk: Finding a Path that Makes Us Better Humans by John Pavlovitz
The Gastronomical Me by M.F.K. Fisher
SJ at Reading with a Llama notified me last week that I was the winner of her Halloween Giveaway! I will be receiving three books, a tote bag of my choice from Mabel & Nanny's Designs Etsy store, and a Witches Brew scented candle from Sandy Hollow Fragrances & More. Here's the tote bag I chose. Thank you so much!
NaNoWriMo has begun. I have no characters. I have no plot. I don't even have an idea for my book. Will that stop me? No, I will write anyway. Let's see what happens.
Last week I posted here at Readerbuzz:
Good Thing #1:
I got my vaccine booster!
Good Thing #2
We are not traveling this week.
Good Thing #3:
I had a fabulous birthday.
I'm happy you joined us here at the Sunday Salon. Sunday Salon is a place to link up and to share what we have been doing during the week. It's a great way to visit other blogs and join in the conversations going on there.
Some of the things we often talk about at the Sunday Salon:
- What was your week like?
- Read any good books? Tell us about them.
- What other bookish things did you do?
- What else is going on in your life?
Other places where you may like to link up over the weekend are below. Click on the picture to visit the site.
My linkup for Sunday Salon is below.