Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Daily Thoughts 05/16/2012
This morning, I updated the Twitter and Facebook pages for the library. I also checked the displays and gift books. Everything appears to be in order.
I also updated one of the displays with books on illustration.
We have the computer lab open between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. today. The Mount Vernon Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting is also happening today at 6:30 p.m. in the Trustees room.
I spent some more time on Codecademy. I am slowly getting CSS. I think I can look at a web page and understand most of what is happening with style sheets.
I did a little bit of inventory in the mezzanine or storage in the 800s. I'll probably doing a little bit each day. Right now, I am in the poetry section looking at poets like Longfellow and Langston Hughes.
I read through the May 13, 2012 New York Times Book Review and put the book, Lives of the Novelists A History of Fiction in 294 Lives by John Sutherland on hold.
Stories in your pocket: how to write flash fiction.
It's national flash fiction day. Write a three sentence story, maybe a paragraph, and post it on Twitter.