Category: blogging

  • A Re-Blog

    I came across this Doctor’s blog when he decided to follow this blog. He is just starting out and I would recommend that you take a look at his one post. I decided to follow his blog. I hope you will help encourage him and welcome him into the WordPress Community. Dr. Akhlesh Patel With […]

  • Where Have They Gone?

    “It should feel genuinely good to earn income from your blog – you should be driven by a healthy ambition to succeed.” – Steve Pavlina In Memory of Ashley L. Peterson – Mental Health @ Home The other day I was doing some reading catching up on the blogs I follow. Then I was totally shocked, […]

  • Benefits of Blogging

    “I guess my point is, if you’re one of these people considering giving up on blogging in exchange for paying more attention to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and MySpace, or whatever they throw at us mere mortals, bear in mind you are giving up on something rather unique and wonderful.” (Hugh Macleod) When I was in […]

  • What’s Been On My Mind Lately…

    “The things you think about determine the quality of your mind.” ― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations Besides working on my rehabilitation with my hip replacement, I have been thinking about some other things. Here are some of those thoughts: Vocabulary: It could be my age, or maybe I am just not clueing in on tall the changes that […]

  • New Observations About Blogging

    “Successful blogging is not about one time hits. It’s about building a loyal following over time.” – David Aston I am probably the last person you would ask about the intricacies on blogging. I really don’t understand the nuts and bolts about WordPress. My journey in blogging has basically been trial and error. However, once […]

  • Amazed Again!

    “Embrace the social media and utilize it wisely to promote your brand. When you optimize the social media, you may go offline, but your brand will never go off-track.”― Israelmore Ayivor, Shaping the dream I am not sure how others think concerning their stats, but every once in a while WordPress gives me some great news. Maybe […]

  • Ten Percent Challenge?

     “I believe the term “blog” means more than an online journal. I believe a blog is a conversation. People go to blogs to read AND write, not just consume.” (Michael Arrington) I have been observing other blogs, their likes and the comment section. The one thing that puzzles me is very seldom do I see […]

  • The Progression of a Blogger

    “You are your biggest obstacle, but you are also the change that you seek.”― Freequill It is coming around to that time of the year where media will be doing their “year in review” newscast. They will be broadcasting them till ad nauseam. That brings around this post and my thoughts of my progression of this […]

  • The Perfect Blog Post?

    Don’t try to plan everything out to the very last detail. I’m a big believer in just getting it out there: create a minimal viable product or website, launch it, and get feedback. ~Neil Patel I have to admit that sometimes I am envious of others blog posts. They way they are organized, for others […]

  • They Still Reap Dividends

    “The currency of blogging is authenticity and trust.” Jason Calacanis I am not a leading authority when it comes to blogging for a keep learning new traits with it. Yet I find that many things about it are always gaining dividends. Here are a few: Interaction – You cannot go wrong when it comes to […]

  • Mystery Blogger Award

    I would like to say thank you to Cherie at Chateau Cherie   for nominating me for the Mystery Blogger Award. Her blog focuses on Bullying. If you have never read any posts by Cherie I would encourage you to check her blog out. Also, to the creator The Mystery Blogger Award, James A, Best. […]

  • Don’t Worry, They Won’t Bite…lol

    “Sharing will enrich everyone with more knowledge.” ― Ana Monnar There is one area of blogging I would love to see used more, the comment section.  I love the back and forth that it creates.  Sharing our thoughts openly without worry of being rejected. I sometimes receive more likes from comments I have made on other’s […]

  • A Wannabe Journalist…

    A blog is the unedited voice of a person. The lack of editing is central, because it’s one person who’s responsible for every word. When you click the Publish button you should feel butterflies, at least sometimes, because there’s no one to pass the buck to. If someone else wrote the headline, or did a […]

  • Write, Right, Or Read First.

    Read, read, read. Read everything – trash, classics, good and bad, and see how they do it. Just like a carpenter who works as an apprentice and studies the master. Read! You’ll absorb it. Then write. If it’s good, you’ll find out. If it’s not, throw it out of the window.”  ― William Faulkner  Quotes About Writing I have […]

  • Let Me Introduce Myself

    To all my follows, welcome to my blog. This is now my journal on my journey through all aspects of being a man dealing with being bi-polar.

  • I am Overwhelmed!

    I was just overwhelmed today.  I took a look at some of the numbers concerning this blog.  Seventy six follows One Post received eighteen likes My extended family and friends has grown exponentially.  As I read the posts on the blogs I am following I have begun to understand each and every individual, it feels like […]