TSS: A WEEK OF EXPLORATIONS– JAN. 20

sunday-salon-2OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAWelcome to Sunday Salon, our place to gather and share our weekly wrap-up and muse about the upcoming week.

With January already winding down rapidly, I find myself lost in books and blogging.

And while gathering together old photos from my albums, I came upon this one that I shared in the Saturday Snapshot post.

It’s a photo of my daughter and me at the end of 1978, the year I was winding up my master’s degree and writing my thesis.

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It has been a week of blogging, too.  My topic on Musing Mondays:  Book Recently Purchased; I did a Cozy Monday post asking What Captures Your Imagination Today?; on Wednesday, I explored Thoughts from the Interior of My Blogging Journey; my Hump Day Potpourri was all about Endings & New Beginnings; at Curl up and Read, I announced my Giveaway Winner; my Friday Potpourri was about Dreaming Bookish Thoughts.

I did some excerpts and showcased interiors at Story Corner:  Exploring Interiors:  Images & Excerpts; and my Sweet Saturday Sample featured A Collision of the Past and Present.

My reading has knocked two books off of Mt. TBR for that challenge; and to avoid further cluttering of the shelves, I borrowed books from the library.

Books Read-Click Titles/Covers for Reviews:

1.  That Old Cape Magic, by Richard Russo (Toppled off of Mt. TBR)

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2.  The Carrie Diaries, by Candace Bushnell (Another one off of Mt. TBR)

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3.  The Eighth Wonder (e-book), by Kimberly Young (Review will be posted on 2/28/13 at Rainy Days and Mondays)

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4.  Gods of Alabama, by Joshilyn Jackson

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And now I’m going to start reading The Sandcastle Girls, by Chris Bohjalian.  I’ll also be watching some movies on my DVR. 

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Earlier today, I watched Hope Springs.

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What will your day bring?  Plans?  Hopes?