Over the last few weeks I've felt pretty disconnected from blogging. I know a number of other bloggers have had thoughts at some point or another of just packing it in, and while I haven't reached that point, I thought it was something worth exploring. Personally, this last little while has been the least connected… Continue reading Feeling Disconnected from Blogging
What, if anything, would it take for you to unfollow another blogger? This wasn't something I gave any thought to when I first started blogging, but now that I've been doing this for a while, I've settled on a few things that would typically lead me to unfollow someone. It's part of managing my own… Continue reading What Makes You Unfollow?
There are plenty of rules out there on the internet about how you "should" write. Well, I say shoulds are just another form of cognitive distortion, so it's time to kick some of those rules to the curb and replace them with anti-rules for writing. Write every day Apparently this is something you're supposed to… Continue reading My Anti-Rules for Writing
Google stalking others is a bad habit that I need to really make an effort to put the kibosh on every so often. And just a side note, using the term "stalking" lightly in this way is not in any way intended to diminish the harm of actual stalking. I'm not actually talking about real… Continue reading Do You Ever Google Stalk Yourself?
First off, this isn't a post about how to make money blogging (I've previously done a post on monetization options). It's more about the general idea of getting financial support within the mental health blogging community, and whether there are characteristics of the mental health community that will affect that. It'll be a bit choppy… Continue reading The Awkward Topic of Blogging & Money
Image by JL G from Pixabay Here we are on WordPress, all of us as writers. But what does that writing identity look like? I thought I'd do this post to take a closer look into my own. I've always liked to write. When I was young, as in elementary school young I liked to write stories. One… Continue reading Who I Am as a Writer