Challenge Me to Write – Biannual Blogathon Bash

The Biannual Blogathon Bash bolsters my mission to grow my blog. I like a good challenge. My competitive nature makes it difficult for me to walk away from an argument, back down from the obstacle or say no to the dare that it just cannot be done. I have been known to challenge myself on Read More …

Developing a Writing Niche

The first question most writers hear involves the core audience. Publishers and agents want to know who the writer reaches. Understanding the basics of a core audience and how the niche works will give you one more tool for your writing career toolbox. Tips for Growing a Niche Audience – Think about who you see Read More …

Growing Online Connections through Internet Etiquette

Two of us sit in the library. The extrovert in me cries out to engage the man at the end of the table. He keeps his head buried in the book he is reading trying hard not to make eye contact. Believe me, I have tried. We sit there for what feels like hours for Read More …

Write Something Worth Reading

“Should I write something just because I set a goal to write something every day?” My friend, Dawn, has been working on growing her blog, Penguin’s Ponderings, and she sent me that question the other night. I immediately responded that she should write about that very thing and it turned into a post about motivation. Read More …

Building Relationships or Building a Blog

My journey into the blogging world began with a blog that had no focus, no direction and no purpose other than to give me a place to post all of the things swirling around in my head. Guidance from other online writers and techies helped me narrow down my niche. I also added more blogs Read More …