Tag Archives: Blogging

About my book.

For a couple of years now, I’ve talked about writing a book.    Writing and publishing a book has always been a dream of mine,  but getting motivated enough or knowing what I wanted to write about has always been … Continue reading

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Why do bloggers take their blogs down?

This is something I’ve always wondered about.   I see so many bloggers take down their blogs when they lose interest or they feel like their blog has fulfilled its purpose.    I can’t tell you how many times I’ve … Continue reading

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Why I’ve been so silent.

  I know some of you have wondered about my not blogging as much lately, so  I’m checking in to let everyone know that I am fine and haven’t been abducted by aliens or killed in a car wreck. There’s … Continue reading

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On being controversial.

Originally posted on Lucky Otters Haven:
I don’t write to people-please. I did enough people-pleasing as a scared, awkward child and a codependent wife to a sociopath. Those days, for me, are numbered. I blog to be honest about myself…

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35 Reasons You are a Terrible Writer and Should Give Up Immediately.

I haven’t posted a new article about blogging in awhile, but I saw this and it made my day.   So I’m reblogging it here.     I hope it makes your day too! 35 Reasons You Are a Terrible … Continue reading

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That one annoying commenter you can’t get rid of.

“Tiny Yapper” — Artwork by Mike Reed We bloggers probably all have at least one of them.   You know, that one annoying person who seems to disagree with all your opinions and just wants to argue but can’t seem to stay … Continue reading

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I’m still looking for partnership members!

A few weeks ago, I decided to offer other bloggers an opportunity to become partners with Lucky Otters Haven.  This would mean I’d help you promote your blog, share your posts on social media, reblog selected posts, and display your … Continue reading

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Year in review: 2016

I was concerned because I hadn’t received a 2016 WordPress Year in Review as I did in 2014 and 2015. So I checked the Support forums and found out some bad news–WordPress is not doing those this year.  That makes … Continue reading

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Check in.

I’m still here.   For the past couple of nights, I’ve gotten sidetracked by a couple of Facebook  groups I’m involved in.    I’ve had some interesting and long conversations with people in these groups.    I’ll try to post … Continue reading

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Paying it forward.

One of the things I love most about blogging is the “paying it forward” aspect of it.   Once upon a time, I was a brand new blogger who knew nothing about blogging and had zero followers.  There was a … Continue reading

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