Tag Archives: Blogging

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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Lucky Otters Haven is 3 years old!

Hard to believe, but it is!   Last year, on its second anniversary, I wrote a big two-part post describing all the ways this blog has changed, and posted photos (taken from Wayback Machine) of its evolution.   I’ve changed … Continue reading

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Changed my profile.

My blog has changed since I started it almost three years ago.   Although I still write about narcissistic abuse, I’ve expanded from my personal experience of it to the national experience of it under the new president. I also … Continue reading

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Blogging is not for pussies.

Originally posted on April 1, 2015 Don’t be a pussy. Anyone who blogs about a sensitive topic, especially one that focuses on mental health issues (religion and politics would be up there too), is bound to run into haters and … Continue reading

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What to do the next time you can’t think of what to blog about.

Originally posted on Lucky Otters Haven:
Take a nap. It works for me about 90% of the time. Usually I wake up with at least one great idea for a blog post. When I got home from work tonight, I…

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Dry spell.

For the past few weeks, for some reason, I haven’t had a lot of interest in blogging.   Part of it is laziness, but the truth is I’m having trouble thinking of new things to write about.   I’m finally … Continue reading

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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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