Tag Archives: blogging

Computers Behaving Badly

Lately it seems like all I’ve been doing is apologizing, and well, I kind of have been.  With the kids being off track and a handful of stressful projects hanging over my head sometimes I let the blogs take a … Continue reading

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Shameless Self Promotion

Today I’m promoting my other blog – Jodi L. Milner, Author.  I’ve been working on it for the past year, posting creative nonfiction, serial fiction, and my quips about life.  Sadly, it hasn’t received hardly any notice and only a … Continue reading

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Blogging 101 for Authors with Tristi Pinkston!

In the current book market authors have to be more proactive than ever to promote their books.  Blogging is one of the handiest tools for an author to interact with their fans.  Not only is blogging fun, it helps tighten … Continue reading

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Here he is!

It is my joy to announce the safe arrival of Baby Daniel into the world.  He is the reason I’ve taken the several month-long break from blogging, and I might add a very cute one at that.  It still amazes … Continue reading

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Blogging: Making First Impressions

In the blogosphere, it takes maybe five seconds to encourage readers to keep reading or to click away.  If your blog fails to capture the interest of your reader, chances are they won’t stick around.  Over the last few weeks … Continue reading

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A Blogging Schedule? Sure, I can do that.

A toy Easter chick has wandered on my desk and is now staring at me, its purple felt rabbit ears askew and lightly chewed.  Its beady little eyes are accusing me, chiding me about not having anything to discuss here … Continue reading

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Tsuchigari’s Top 5 Ways of Making Your Blog Better

How often do we read a blog and say to ourselves, “Wow, I wish my blog could be like that.”  Well dear readers, first of all you better not be saying that about mine!  Second, wishing will not make your … Continue reading

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Weekly Review #8

Yet another week come and gone.  I spent most of this week enjoying a head cold and a nasty spring snow storm; needless to say, not ideal creative environment.  The manuscript didn’t see as much progress as I would have … Continue reading

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Lost in the Blog Jungle

Ok, I have a confession to make.  I am lost in the great blog jungle armed only with my sharp wit and occasionally sharp tongue .  I’m sure with enough patience and lots of hours cruising around Mr. Web  I … Continue reading

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