This is a collection of my tweets, photos, blog posts and general updates from the Fall 2017 edition of Dewey's 24-Hour Readathon on Saturday, October 21.
Dewey's 24-Hour Readathon is coming! The Readathon is probably my favorite day of the whole year. There's nothing more indulgent or nerdy that sitting down to read for an entire day with the rest of the bookish Internet. To get ready, I've been focusing on my five major strategies for Readathon success -- choosing short [...]
I've been thinking a lot this week about how, for me, sitting down with an absorbing book can be an almost meditative activity for me. It helps me settle into a rhythm, silence the voices in my head, and stop multi-tasking in a way few other activities do. Which is why I am so, so [...]
I'm happy to report that I woke up this morning before my alarm, not feeling the typical Readathon hangover I usually experience. Huzzah! I woke up just in time to see the end of the #readathon! Final tally: Five books, 1023 pages, 10 hours 21 minutes reading/listening. — Kim Ukura (@kimthedork) 24 April 2016 After [...]
This is a collection of my tweets, photos, blog posts and general updates from the Spring 2016 edition of Dewey's 24 Hour Readathon on Saturday, April 23.
Woo hoo! Saturday is Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon, one of the best book nerd days of the entire year. I feel like I've spent a lot of time running around this week, so a full devoted entirely to books is exactly what I'm in the mood for this weekend. Like usual, I’ll have a post up [...]
The spring edition of Dewey's 24 Hour Readathon is just around the corner on Saturday, April 23. The Readathon is truly one of my favorite reading/blogging events since my first one in spring 2009. I feel like I'm even more psyched than normal for this year's Readathon. No joke, I've been scoping out books and [...]
This is a collection of my tweets, photos, blog posts and general updates from the Spring 2015 edition of Dewey's 24 Hour Readathon.
This week has been... long. That makes me even more excited that this Saturday is Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon, one of the best book nerd days of the entire year. The weather this week has been kind of gross and Saturday doesn't look much better -- perfect for reading. Like usual, I'll have a post up [...]
Whee! Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon is finally here! I have seriously been looking forward to this day all week. Work has been a little insane and I could really use a day devoted (almost) entirely to reading. I'll be doing most of my Readathon updates on Twitter (@kimthedork) and Instagram (kimthedork). I'm also planning to update this post with [...]