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How Working Days Killed My Writing

How Working Nights Killed My Writing

I miss working nights. I have always been a night owl. From the time I was young, I have defaulted to staying awake late and sleeping late into the morning. In fact, after having officially converted to a day schedule about 8 months ago, I still sleep until much later in the morning than one…

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Blogging Authentically

Blogging Authentically

I read a great blog post about being authentic. It wasn’t from a blogger I follow, and have no idea where it was from, which sucks because I’d love to link to it so EVERYONE can read it. One of the most challenging things as a blogger is that we are usually sharing our lives…

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How I Lost My Identity as a Blogger

  • How I Lost My Identity as a Blogger

  I have been a blogger for so long at this point that it almost makes me a hipster. I’ve been blogging that long. Seriously. But the reality is that in all of those years of blogging, I belonged to a single niche. It was the niche I unwittingly entered when I launched my first…

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Why Do You Blog?

Why Do You Blog?

Someone once asked my why I write.  Why do I blog?  Why do I submit things to websites that aren’t going to pay me?  Why do I follow along this tortuous path that is the ecstasy and misery of being a writer?  A writer for no money, no less? I write because I don’t know…

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Organizing Your Blog Posts

How to Organize Your Blog Posts. With free download!
Photo Credit: Death to Stock Photo

  I know that I’m horribly OCD about organization and cleaning… I’m actually OCPD. It’s a real disorder and I’ve been diagnosed with it. Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder is sort of like OCD’s wimpy cousin. It means that I still obsess and agonize about stuff, I still lose sleep if things aren’t in the right…

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