Book Blogger Appreciation Week (BBAW) occurs every September and the week spotlights and celebrates the work of active book bloggers through guest posts, awards, giveaways, and community activities. I really enjoy reading all the book blogger interviews and responses to the daily topics. The awards have been put on hold for this year because participants routinely felt that the main goal is appreciation, especially equal and mutual feelings of appreciation. I think this is an interesting change and I am looking forward to the feedback Amy receives. I’m proud to participate and assist with BBAW. Yes, I designed the banner Continue Reading »
“BBAW” stands for Book Blogger Appreciation Week, and 2011 marks the fourth anniversary of the event. Concocted up by Amy of My Friend Amy, I’ve been helping with the BBAW website and graphic design stuff for the past three years. There is a whole whack of people involved now, from a Board of Directors, award tabulators, judges, blog topic generators, and giveaway moderators. I commend and applaud all those helping out with BBAW—it’s a great event run by and for the book blogging community. I am truly proud to be involved, even in just a tiny little way.
These past few days have been special. Like speeecial special. Yaknow? I have been totally out of it in multiple ways for no particular reason. Physically, I am bumping into things and bashing myself by accident. It’s like I have an issue with depth perception. I tried to put on my shoes today and kicked the wall. I went to close a door and accidentally punched the wall. I’ve broken at least 4 fingernails by catching them on things. This could be a serious problem considering I’m taking sword fighting lessons. I’m also concerned since I’ve been working on sewing Continue Reading »
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