Readers’ Workouts – 2/6

How long til Spring? We’re supposed to get snow again tonight. šŸ™ This week’s activities: Thursday – Elliptical, Pilates Friday – Pilates Sunday – Elliptical Dinners: Tue: Chicken lo mein Wed: Spaghetti Thur: Chicken lo mein left-overs Fri: Grilled cheese with avocado and tomato soup Sat: City chicken, potatoes au …

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea alternates between positively boring and absolutely fascinating. At the story’s opening, the seas are (maybe) being terrorized by (maybe) a giant monster.Ā Professor Pierre Aronnax, a French marine biologist and narrator of the story, and his servant Conseil join an expedition leaving from New York to …

First Chapter, First Paragraph, Tuesday Intros

Every Tuesday Vicki at I’d Rather Be At the Beach hosts First Chapter, First Paragraph, Tuesday Intros, where we share the first paragraph or two of a book we are reading or thinking about reading soon. Mine comes from I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View …