Some housekeeping taking place this week! Not so much in my physical house (sadly) – but in the social media and computer desktop areas of my life. Though, now that I think about it, both of these areas probably needed it more than my house! It’s been awhile since I looked things over. So, here […]Read More Housekeeping!
A few weeks ago, on the heels of a very unmotivated year of blogging (actually, probably more accurately, an unmotivated eighteen months at least of blogging), I posed a question to myself: “Is it worth it to continue to blog?? Has this just run its course for me? Do I still have a purpose here?” I […]Read More Life and Blogging
2016, when I look back at it as a blogger, was a big wash. For me, it was basically a 12-month existential blogging crisis. The vast majority of the blogging that I did manage to do was responses to blogging prompts. I was – for a variety of reasons – utterly unmotivated to produce new, […]Read More Is There Still a Purpose in This? (or, The State of My Blogging: 2017)
This week’s Discover Challenge proposes: “[T]ell us the story of your special connection to one song…You could embed music videos into an essay or piece of memoir, share a collection of images that are connected to a song, or even share a…playlist for a true mixtape experience.” * I’ve been mulling this challenge for the last […]Read More Discover Challenge: SONG
This summer has been….well, not what I expected it to be, honestly! Not at all. I knew going in that it would be a busy and probably somewhat challenging period of time, what with moving (and shepherding two jittery elementary-school-age kids through the process.) And that’s been true. But I expected that. What I didn’t expect […]Read More 6 Things I’ve Learned in the 6 Weeks (!) Since My Last Blog Post
Today’s blogging prompt from WordPress is the single word, “SUMMER.” * I caught my son in a rare still moment at the pool this weekend: This image looks like “summer” to me – the beginning of summer. And not just because of the sunshine and the pool water (quintessential summer elements.) It’s something to do […]Read More Daily Blogging Prompt: SUMMER
I feel that I need one more list to round out my recent explorations into my blog archives (to go along with the already-completed most-viewed posts & most-liked posts lists.) And that would be: My Favorite Posts. But wow…that’s a really hard list to make! I’ve been mulling it for the last few days. The […]Read More One More From the Archives: My Favorite Posts