Happy blogoversary to meeeee

Howdy! It’s been a while, hasn’t it? I’m still plowing through library school and two jobs and being tired almost all the time, but I DO still want to blog– although probably not in the same way I’ve blogged for the past seven years. Yes, y’all, it’s my 7th blogoversary this month! I’ve gone from starting on WordPress.com under an entirely different name during a boring undergrad semester to being self-hosted today during a not-boring, Read More …

Happy 5th blogoversary to me! (also, some plans for the next year)

Last week was the 5th anniversary of this blog! That’s a long time in internet years. I’m practically ancient now! Thanks so much to everyone who stuck with me the entire time AND to everyone who’s just joined me recently! Here’s to another five years, eh? This here post is a kind of retrospective of some of the things I’ve done in the last 5 years, as well as a future-spective of what I’m planning Read More …

Happy 2nd blogoversary to me!

Previously: Year One Part One: A Survey Since for my first blogoversary I wrote about why I started my blog (see link above if you’re interested), and since I do monthly “where is the blog going and where has it been” posts, I thought for this one I’d do something different. I’ve been wanting to do this for a while, and I’ve finally got my act together and did it. I’ve made this: Birdbrain(ed) Readership Read More …

It's my 1 year blogoversary!

It’s been exactly one year since I started Birdbrain(ed) Book Blog, and I’m so proud of myself for sticking to it for so long. I read somewhere that the average blog only lasts about six months, and sure enough I felt like quitting six months ago. Of course, six months ago was also around finals week, so I’m not entirely surprised I wanted to quit blogging then. But! I didn’t quit, and I kept going, Read More …