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About Blogging: Turns Out It’s Personal

I’ve made all sorts of promises about what I want to do here, and haven’t kept a single one, so I’m making no promises about what’s going to happen here. I’m just going to blog as if this is a blog and I’m the blogger. We’ll see how it goes. Continue reading

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Seeing Things: Or, The Eyes Have It

It’s nothing, really, but I can’t see to read or write. Continue reading

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On the Solstice a New Beginning. Or, Is Winter Over Yet?

If you’ve missed me at all, just know that I’ve been traveling from the northwoods to the city, in which I wasted three days in the midst of snowstorms, either holed up or otherwise engaged in the avoidance of black … Continue reading

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Remember When I Told You WordPress Hates Me? They Must Have Heard Me. . .

Last night I was watching a program about the past seasons and the new season of Downton Abbey.  I was into it for about a half hour when I started a blog post about my very favorite series.  I wrote … Continue reading

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How Daily Blogging Changed My Blog

Thirty days ago I took up the BlogHer challenge to write a blog post a day for a month.  Today marks the last of it.  As much as I’ve relished the challenge, sometimes even looking forward to it, I’ve also … Continue reading

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NaBloPoMo, the Post-Mid-Month Crash

Today is the 19th day of the month-long blogging dare the folks at the BlogHer website sent out to us unsuspecting bloggers.  They call it NaBloPoMo, an acronym so goofy a lot of us were drawn to it like flies … Continue reading

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NaBloPoMo # 12. Follow the Link

Hi, all. My 12th entry in the NaBloPoMo challenge is over at my other blog, Ramona’s Voices. That’s because it’s political opinion and I usually try not to bring my office work into my parlor. If you’re taking this challenge … Continue reading

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We Bloggers are Such Odd Ducks

So today is the ninth day of my month-long blog writing challenge. I realized yesterday that I actually could use a blog post from my other blog, Ramona’s Voices, and didn’t have to write two posts in one day, so … Continue reading

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Yes, Virginia, There Is A NaBloMoPo #8

Cheating here–sort of.  After I realized that I didn’t really need to write new posts from this particular blog for my NaBloMoPo challenge  if I’ve already written a post on my political blog, Ramona’s Voices, I breathed easier and relaxed. … Continue reading

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The Good and Bad of Daily Blogging

Since blogging is on my mind today, let me just say right off the bat, blogging every day just to be blogging every day is pretty dumb.  (Yet, here I am, doing it.  But only for a month. I mean … Continue reading

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