Category Archives: Blogging

Happy One Year of Blog Writing to Me, and I Don’t Know How to Spell Bloggiversary

One year ago today I posted my very first blog post. I like that my bloggiversary falls right at New Year’s because it is a retrospective time of the year. When I started writing my blog, I had no focus … Continue reading

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NaNoOhNo What-O?

It is time for me to make a final decision. Will I: 1. Participate in NaNoWriMo – National Novel Writing Month, where I would have the month of November to write a 50,000 word novel. 2. Participate in NaBloPoMo – … Continue reading

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Wow. Blog Out Loud. (AKA #BOLO)

What a great time I had last night. First of all, hats off to Lynn of TurtleHead who did such a fantastic job organizing this great event here in Ottawa, where 24 local bloggers read their work out loud. Irene’s pub was … Continue reading

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Introverts of the World Unite!

I thank Jennifer for the link to this article by Jonathan Rauch. http://www.theatlantic.com/doc/200303/rauchThe article begins with: “Do you know someone who needs hours alone every day? Who loves quiet conversations about feelings or ideas, and can give a dynamite presentation … Continue reading

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Jumping In

I have been thinking about blogs and blogging for well over a year now. I have gradually built up my daily blog roll that I read every day. I had often wondered if this was something that I could do … Continue reading

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