Category: Discussions

2017 Halfway Point Check-In

It’s July so that means we are now halfway through the year. I enjoy statistics so I’ve put together a few numbers: I’ve read 24 books 16 of those were in ebook format 8 of those were in physical format 4 of them were ARCs 5 of them were library books I’ve rated 6 books 5 stars I’ve rated 10 books 4 stars I’ve rated […]

Discussion: ALA Annual Conference 2017 & Chicago Recap

I swear my post on My Blogging Truths made a big impact on my enjoyment of the 2017 American Library Association Annual Conference. I was able to walk around, enjoy myself, be confident of who I was, unintimidated by talking to publishers/librarians, and be selective of what I picked up. This is my second time staying in Chicago. I think that helped too. The first […]

Discussion: My Blogging Truths

I’m timing this post to remind myself of some blogging truths I have learned over the years. Heading into ALA I wanted to remind myself of a thing or three. I get intimidated easily. I wanted this post so I could reflect on it. I can’t state enough that this post is just a reflection of thoughts on myself and my blogging life. I am […]

Discussion: How Do You Stay Organized?

I think I’ve finally discovered a way to keep my blogging self sane and organized. The added benefit is that I am accomplishing my goals! It’s been a lont time since I’ve been this happy with my blogging mojo! 🙂 Lists help motivate me and keep me on track. Between my Erin Condren Life Planner and Task It Tuesday I’ve managed to whip myself back […]

Discussion: How Long is Too Long to Comment?

The other day I was looking at a blog post of mine here at Once Upon a Chapter. It had been posted two months ago and I wasn’t sure if I should respond to the blog comments or not. After all it had been two months. It seemed like an awful long time and it was too late to respond. I replied anyway! I’m not […]