Were you an avid reader growing up? Did you grow out of it or continue into adulthood? Did you allow your busy life to sweep away the concept of reading books along with rugging up in your pjs and sipping hot milo?
I am a huge lover of books.
My parents spent many a day during my childhood yelling at me to stop reading and do my chores. These days my partner considers my book collection a fire hazard. He doesn’t understand how I could possibly need to buy ‘just one more.’ (Of course, today he gave me a new book as part of his anniversary gift to me. Love it!) Continue reading
Have you ever faced a whopping, great mountain that appeared unsurpassable?
Have you ever looked at a big, hairy goal and thought ‘back away from the insane idea you crazy person’?
That’s a little bit how I feel at the moment. Continue reading
Do you ever wonder who you are really talking to online? Do you question if the person is truly the same offline?
The social media world tends to go through stages of what is the next big thing. First it was MySpace then Facebook, now it seems to be Pinterest. Blogging seem to follow a similar evolution. In recent times video posts have been all the rage.
Video should solve the world’s problems if you are to believe all the hype. Continue reading
When I asked readers what they would like to know more about guest blogging regularly cropped up. Hoping to respond to your needs I’ve written this post (part one of a two part series) looking at what we as guest bloggers should consider. Part two will focus on hosting guest posts and the etiquette surrounding that.
Ok. Here’s the deal. Below are nine reasons why your guest post submission failed. They are completely commonsense factors to incorporate into your planning and writing yet so many bloggers fail to do so. If your post isn’t accepted for one of these reasons you only have YOURSELF TO BLAME. Continue reading