Where am I Going? (Female Founders Over 40)

Today, as I was going through the WordPress Reader, I stumbled on a post from a travel/lifestyle blogger that asked the question:  would you rather live abroad all the time and come home (to your home country) each year for a two-week vacation or in your home country with a two week vacation abroad each… Read More

Blogging as Online Drag

This post is in response to the daily prompt from the Daily Press.  Today’s word is “costume.”  We’re encouraged by many to be “authentic” in building our blogging identities–post real photos,  talk candidly about our real lives, and so forth. Personally, I like to think of blogging as online drag.   No, I’m not a drag… Read More

A Short History of the Strange Love Affair between Blogs and Twitter

I’m not saying every successful blog out there has a Twitter account, supporting their content.  I am saying that community engagement matters.  Twitter is one of the best ways to get that engagement. It’s also a great way to get the kind of personal support, friendly help, and knowledge about blogs.  In this post, I’m… Read More