Jackie's Forget Me Nots

No vase can overflow if you never fill it up.

I am linking up to 
Kathryn @ Book Date 
for IMWAYR
Kim @ Caffeinated Book Reviewer 
for The Sunday Post

I started off enjoying a beautiful sunny day on Friday, but then it snowed on Saturday. I hope this week we will see more sunny skies. I’ve been working out à la fitness center. I also bought a new swimsuit and a Nike sweatshirt hoodie that I love. I mostly use the treadmill in the weight room where I can run a safe 2.2 miles adjusting my speed to about a 5.2.
After that, I can’t wait to get into the hot tub for some much-needed pain relief therapy and some underwater stretching in the deep end of the pool. It feels so nice. I fell on my tailbone some years ago at a rock concert and the pain has finally taken a toll.

Fraterfest kicked off this week and I finished reading In Darkness We Must Abide Book One by Rhiannon Frater. I finished The Vampire Stories by Nancy Kilpatrick on audio. I also read a graphic novel Deadly Class.

I purchased In Darkness We Must Abide #1, Death In The Shadows #2, and Ashes in the Night #3 on my kindle for the Fraterfest Readathon!

I received a few arcs from Netgalley
Texas Hold’em by George R.R. Martin
The Witch of Willow Hall by Hester Fox

I also blogged a few posts for Blogoween
Reasons why I love Fall
There’s Something in the Water
Scary Book Recommends

As I blog mostly when I feel inspired and for fun, I can’t say exactly what I will post next because I have none scheduled. I do have some drafts though:/ However, I will probably post favourite horror movies and more Blogoween related prompts. Obviously, we will be wrapping up Fraterfest readathon on Tuesday as well.
Have a great week!

14 thoughts on “It’s Monday! What Are You Reading?

  1. 15andmeowing says:

    Your workout is impressive. I am not sure if I could walk a mile. You sure got a lot of reading done. Have a great week!

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  2. ERK says:

    Wow your workout regime seems like absolute #goals! Here, I am experiencing sunny days everyday 😂 Hope you get some sunshine this week!

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    1. Jackie says:

      Thank you , It is expected to stay warm and even hit +20! That is incredible for this time of year but at least now we will have our fall at last

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  3. Kathy Martin says:

    Nice assortment of books. Most look a little too scary for me though. Come see my week here. Happy reading!

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    1. Jackie says:

      Yes I must have a dark soul

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  4. Great reads…You are ready for the Spooky Holiday. I haven’t even set out my Halloween figurines…I should get on that!

    Great blog header, too.

    Enjoy your week, and here are MY WEEKLY UPDATES

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    1. Jackie says:

      Yes I have a few little scary looking pumpkins on my bookshelf but nothing too fancy this year. I did buy some flickering dark lights but I need to be able to read my books! lol

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  5. Kathryn says:

    The fitness centre sounds great and you remind me I’ve been lazy of late. Lots of good scary October reads, ha, I can see how you sure aren’t a contemporary reader as you commented on my blog. So many great books to suit us all.

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  6. Sarah Sammis says:

    I had a nice brisk early morning walk today. First time in too long. My weekly updates

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    1. Jackie says:

      Yay, good to hear.

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  7. halliereadit says:

    I’ve seen Deadly Class a lot recently! I’ll have to look into it 🙂 Hope you have a great reading week

    Here’s my update: https://bookloaner.wordpress.com/2018/10/14/its-monday-what-are-you-reading-october-15-2018/

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  8. We got snow over the weekend, too. Luckily, it melted enough that I ran 3 miles and walked 1 today. Good luck with Fraterfest! I’m doing that, too.

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    1. Jackie says:

      Oh yea I remember you telling me you were going to start running again. Good for you! Yay you did it! Don’t it feel good? alright now! 🙂

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