Tag Archives: blogging

writer’s death.

I don’t write anymore and I hate it. I used to look forward to having time to sit down with my laptop and write to my heart’s content. Fiction, poetry, and whatever else came to mind. But that is no … Continue reading

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Now I’m just making up words. I have written ten posts in the last week that remain in draft status. [Not to mention all the older drafts.] I don’t know what my problem is. I’m probably overthinking as usual. Five … Continue reading

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I subscribe to my own blog. Is that weird? I get a weekly digest. It’s not an egotistical thing. It’s not like I re-read my posts when the weekly email arrives. Ooh! What did Sandra post this week?? No. Besides, by the … Continue reading

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more or less?

Does posting a lot get you more followers or fewer? Does it make readers engage more or less? [When I say ‘a lot’, I mean posting two or three or more times a day. Not ‘a lot’ would be two … Continue reading

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hold my hand.

Hey friends. I’m still alive. I just have some [stressful, upsetting] stuff  on my mind [that seems worse than usual but maybe I’m just at the end of my rope] making it difficult to write or do much of anything … Continue reading

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No, I did not win an Oscar. And awards like these aren’t really a matter of ‘winning,’ but rather recognition. And I appreciate that Mel chose me, among other wonderful bloggers. Mel has fiction in her head and she writes it. … Continue reading

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I’ve seen a lot of talk lately about blogging breaks. Maybe it’s the time of year… maybe it’s just coincidence. I don’t know… and it doesn’t matter. But I do have a point, I promise. I have been trying to … Continue reading

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hose fail.

Every day I spend time trying to catch up on everyone’s blogs. I’m failing and I feel the need to apologize. I’m doing the best I can. I’m sorry. You’d think with my incredibly depressing boredom, keeping up would be … Continue reading

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