"SomerEmpress: "This isn't synonymous with a lack of commitment to writing. It's just the opposite!" It's so difficult to find the right balance. It's great that you're writing more, even if it means blogging less.…"
"I like this one a lot, Meghan. Practical, worthwhile advice. When I first began blogging, I wanted to blog every day, then every week. I'm lucky now if I get a post out each month. I don't recommend this pace. I would prefer to get back to…"
"What do I do before I write? Your opening paragraph described me down to the cell level. Oh, I also sharpen pencils obsessively and don't use them.Colorize my post its and then there are these Jerky Treats to stop my dog from barking at the…"
"Norah, writing should definitely take precedent over blogging. And why not switch to once a week now? (Or is your one-year anniversary coming up soon?) Social media can make you feel like George Jetson walking his dog on the treadmill sometimes. You…"
"Luanne, how do you manage three blogs? I tell all of my student, "One blog only, please." It's too much to keep up three blogs. I wouldn't delete your FB page. I still post there, just less frequently. I have had plans to get…"
"Nancy, so true. Sometimes I wonder if I should hang up the social media and just write for a few months. Although I slow blog (and lately have even been missing a few weekly posts), still don't have enough time to write. Sigh."
"Trudi, so glad you got help with social media. I have help, too. Social media for me is like a New Yorker subscription. You can never keep up and always feel guilty that you're so far behind. Oh well. We're still way ahead of those who…"
A few years ago, some bloggers decided to take up "Slow Blogging" to combat the race to blog every day, Monday through Friday, week after week, month after month. They slowed their pace to one post a week. At…
Every now and then you read a gloom and doom post about blogging like "Is blogging dead?" or "Where are all the bloggers?" Blogging is far from dead. Some people who were blogging five days a week four years ago may have slowed…
"Posted new edition of All Art Friday.
Today's spotlights: paper-cutter Catherine Winkler Rayroud, van Gogh's letters online, Sir George Clausen paintings, jazz bassist Rufus Reid's suite inspired by Elizabeth Catlett, 3-D fairy tales…"
To grow into responsible and happy young adults children need to feel safe and secure in their home environment. They also need the availability of outdoor space to play and develop physically. Understanding your child’s development will allow you…See More