Wendi Aarons

Humor writer, mother, blogger & columnist living in the great city of Austin. I'm also a founder of TheMouthyHousewives.com

Code-Dependency

Submitter Name:  alexandraRS Content Creator Name:  Wendi Aarons Blog Name (if applicable, N/A if not):  Wendi Aarons Direct URL to content:  http://wendiaarons.com/2008/02/coke-dependency.html Category:  Humor Description:  There is no funnier twitterer or blogger than Wendi Aarons. OK, but one or two more, but she is the top five, for sure. On any SAD laden day in Wisconsin of the 9 month long winters, I can count on Wendi Aarons to lift me up on eagle wings of humor. ...more

I already read this one at BlogHer '09!more

FROM PAGE TO STAGE WORKSHOP

Conference:  BlogHer '11 Track:  Skills 2: The Write Brain About You Name:  Ann Imig URL:  http://www.listentoyourmothershow.com When bloggers talk about “audience” they usually mean readers. Have you ever considered reading your work, or speaking before a live audience? Does the idea intrigue you or leave you terrified? Yes and yes?...more

In one place? Try to keep me away.more

Do Tell: Share the Silliest Reason You Need a Vacation to Win a Weekend for Two in Vegas

A couple of weeks ago, we asked you to leave a comment telling us why you deserved a date night out to be eligible to win a nice dinner for two. Ka-WOW. The stories you told had the BlogHer staff gobsmacked. We were expecting comments along the lines of "Because that project by which I train my cat how to grill isn't going so well," but -- well, let's just say it, the recession isn't over. Not by a long shot. ...more

Please give me back my panties.more

Dear Abby 2.0: Giving Advice in the Blogosphere

Track:  writing-lab Advice blogs are starting to pop up everywhere online. Find out how to create your own successful advice site. Four popular bloggers of The Mouthy Housewives and Mommy Wants Vodka talk about how to handle every question out there from broken zippers to broken marriages with sensitivity and humor. They'll discuss how to draw traffic and make money off the business of giving advice....more

And I want a red microphone.

 

Thanks to everyone for your interest!

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Announcing the BlogHer '09 Community Keynote Selections

Today, we are thrilled to announce the final selections for the BlogHer '09 Community Keynote, our second annual Community Keynote, taking place on Friday July 24th. Just like last year, we received hundreds of submissions, and I have to start with a shout-out of gratitude to our tremendous Community Keynote grand poobah: Eden Kennedy from Fussy And the rest of the Community Keynote committee: Jes Ferris and Lori Luna from BlogHer ...more

Thanks so much for the honor!

Best,

Wendi ...more

DYING IS EASY, COMEDY IS HARD

Five top  humor bloggers: Jessica from Bernthis.typepad.com, Wendi from Wendi-aarons.blogspot.com, Kelcey from mamabirddiaries.com. anna from lifejustkeepsgettingweirder.blogspot.com  and Christy from christythewriter.com will share with you their secrets on how to keep it funny and real and still post several times a week. ...more

I'm REALLY looking forward to this. I think it's going to be a funny day & I can't wait ...more

DYING IS EASY, COMEDY IS HARD

Five top  humor bloggers: Jessica from Bernthis.typepad.com, Wendi from Wendi-aarons.blogspot.com, Kelcey from mamabirddiaries.com. anna from lifejustkeepsgettingweirder.blogspot.com  and Christy from christythewriter.com will share with you their secrets on how to keep it funny and real and still post several times a week. ...more

Because I will be charging only $10 a pop to have your picture taken with me! ($20 ...more