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#WriterWedenesday: How to Build a Blog » Becoming PressDisclosure: This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my full disclosure policy here. This is a question I get asked a lot – How do I build a blog? This is not something that can be answered in one sentence. What people see on my blog has evolved over 15 years. This blog ... Read More about #WriterWedenesday: How to Build a Blog1
How to Spark Self-Motivation and Keep it Burning HotDo you want a spark of self-motivation? You want some gusto for life when things are hard? Come on girls! How do you think you'll ever slay it when you are wasting those precious moments that are for you. If you don't need to rest you should be gathering the coals for your goals. Time to plan, create, and educate.4
Weekly Linky Guide - January 2019 UpdateHello everyone. This weeks post is my 6 month update of the weekly linky guide for any blogger friends who may find such a thing useful. I totally understand if the non blogging people want to sneak off now and have a coffee instead. For …17
Blogging: So Long, Farewell ⋆ My best friend AdelineI’ve made a hard decision about blogging. I want to explain, but will try to keep it brief. Bloggers and writers: you will probably really relate to this post. Those who enjoy this blog’s message will find some good stuff, too; you just have to hang in til the end. In fact, hey, maybe everyone …1
Be Wrong And Be Brilliant! ⋆ My best friend AdelineDepending on the circumstances, being wrong can have dire consequences. A doctor must choose the best procedure for a patient, and execute it flawlessly. A surgeon must amputate the correct limb. Engineers must design cars without defects, and architects must design buildings that will not fall down. These things we know. But there are many …1
10 Things I've Learned From BloggingI've been blogging for a long time. And I've been writing even longer. Over time I've learned a few things. How to set up a WP site. How to write great content. How to install WP plugins. And how to use social media, but there are 10 other things I learned from blogging that surprised me! And I can guarantee that they are more important than any of those listed above. It won't always be perfect. I've had my share of published mistakes. I won't always write a great post. Oh, yeah. I've written some flops. Here's one and here's another. I will post stuff with spelling mistakes and grammar errors. See point number one. Other people will like my stuff and they will share it with others or they will leave comments on my post. That's fun. It really builds confidence. It's not as hard as I originally thought it would be. True dat… I feel that my writing has improved a billion percent. Practice really does make perfect. Well almost perfect, see point number one. I am a good writer12
Becoming a Better FriendFriends are my favorite. Really. I’ve written about friendship several times before. My favorite TV show is Friends, I’m currently reading a book about the show “Friends” (I’ll Be There For You: The One About Friends), my most-loved childhood cartoon is The Fox and the Hound, and nothing fills my oversized coffee mug like time with …2