Tag Archives: Blogging

4 years of blogging!

WordPress reminded me of something today. Four years ago today, I started this blog!   Wow!  It certainly doesn’t seem that long. While originally a place where I could document my recovery journey after going No Contact with  my malignant narcissist … Continue reading

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Only 862 views yesterday?!

I know I haven’t been posting nearly as much as I used to (I hope to change that soon — I just haven’t been as motivated), and a drop off in views is expected.    But yesterday’s views were about … Continue reading

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11 ways blogging has changed my life.

Originally posted on August 16, 2016     Next month will be Lucky Otter’s Haven‘s 2 year anniversary! It’s hard to believe I’ve been blogging that long. I started blogging only 6 months after going No Contact with my ex. … Continue reading

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Getting unfollowed by a friend.

Someone I’ve been blogging buddies with for 3 – 4 years just unfollowed me (on Twitter — I don’t know about here on WordPress yet because I can’t keep track of who is following me and who is not so … Continue reading

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Three years ago today: 20 Truths About Blogging.

Still as true today as they were three years ago!  Originally posted on May 21, 2015 In my 8 months of blogging I’ve learned a few things. Here are 20 of them. 1. Nothing is too personal to write publicly … Continue reading

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How to retain your blog’s traffic when you aren’t writing new content.

If you’ve been around a while, you probably noticed I post a lot less frequently.  During my first two or three years as a blogger, I posted at least one new post a day, and sometimes several a day.   Now … Continue reading

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16 kinds of bloggers: which one are you?

Originally posted on September 25, 2015 There are as many types of bloggers as there are blogs. Here I’m going to describe the 16 different types of bloggers I’ve encountered. Which one are you? 1. The Self-Therapist. I began my … Continue reading

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20 ways to lose followers.

Originally posted on Lucky Otters Haven:
As a blogger, I admit I’m guilty of doing some of these things myself.  So I’m writing this  post as a reminder to myself to stop doing these things, and hope other bloggers can…

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Why do people read (and comment on) blogs they don’t like?

This is going to be a pretty short post.   Someone who I won’t name had been commenting frequently on my political posts, and their views are almost the polar opposite of mine.   I can’t say this person is exactly a … Continue reading

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Lazy day.

It’s gorgeous outside today (though unseasonably hot) but for some reason I have no energy at all.  It’s not lack of sleep, since I slept for about 11 hours and woke up late.   I’m too tired to even go … Continue reading

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