When Your Blog Becomes Too Much to Handle

There are moments when my blogging life feels like a pressure cooker. When this happens, I know it's time to take a social media break. I disappear from my online life for a day or two and focus on what renews me: my family, my friends, exercise, my kitchen, my books, my movie time....more
Cheryl Rick Klein  This makes me happy. This is why I love to write, to submit, to connect. The ... more

When Your Blog Becomes Too Much to Handle

There are moments when my blogging life feels like a pressure cooker. When this happens, I know it's time to take a social media break. I disappear from my online life for a day or two and focus on what renews me: my family, my friends, exercise, my kitchen, my books, my movie time....more
Lisa Thomson  Thank you! That's the whole frightening part: life becoming slapped together and a ... more

When Your Blog Becomes Too Much to Handle

There are moments when my blogging life feels like a pressure cooker. When this happens, I know it's time to take a social media break. I disappear from my online life for a day or two and focus on what renews me: my family, my friends, exercise, my kitchen, my books, my movie time....more
Trease Shine Hinton  YES. That's so it right there. We never know who will read, whose day or ... more

Online ROI: What to Do When You Only Have So Many Hours to Spend Online

One of the first things you learn in the business world is the term "ROI," or "return on investment." In other words, how much benefit do you get from each individual action you take toward achieving your goals?...more
I agree with all of  this, Rita. I love this post, and how it guides. I found out these things, ... more

When Your Blog Becomes Too Much to Handle

There are moments when my blogging life feels like a pressure cooker. When this happens, I know it's time to take a social media break. I disappear from my online life for a day or two and focus on what renews me: my family, my friends, exercise, my kitchen, my books, my movie time....more
andreamowery  That first sentence? Was my life. Step away to take in the view. But over ... more

Your Guide to Blogging on Medium

If you regularly read articles on the Internet, chances are that you've come across a post published on Medium. I view Medium as a long form adaptation of social media for people with a lot to say. Will Medium replace traditional blogs one day, or will it enable bloggers to embrace another form of publishing and syndication? I'd like to think it strengthens traditional blogs by providing new outlets for content. ...more
This was wonderful. Have you written anywhere on how to navigate the dashboard? Is it user ... more

When Your Blog Becomes Too Much to Handle

There are moments when my blogging life feels like a pressure cooker. When this happens, I know it's time to take a social media break. I disappear from my online life for a day or two and focus on what renews me: my family, my friends, exercise, my kitchen, my books, my movie time....more
AskAWorkingWriter  Thank you so much for your encouragement! more

When Your Blog Becomes Too Much to Handle

There are moments when my blogging life feels like a pressure cooker. When this happens, I know it's time to take a social media break. I disappear from my online life for a day or two and focus on what renews me: my family, my friends, exercise, my kitchen, my books, my movie time....more
EdgeOfInsanity  Right, right, right! Stepping back or you'll miss the view. I continue to blog ... more

When Your Blog Becomes Too Much to Handle

There are moments when my blogging life feels like a pressure cooker. When this happens, I know it's time to take a social media break. I disappear from my online life for a day or two and focus on what renews me: my family, my friends, exercise, my kitchen, my books, my movie time....more
Yes, and many come with a dream of writing for income. more

When Your Blog Becomes Too Much to Handle

There are moments when my blogging life feels like a pressure cooker. When this happens, I know it's time to take a social media break. I disappear from my online life for a day or two and focus on what renews me: my family, my friends, exercise, my kitchen, my books, my movie time....more
Terri, THAT is recognition of your body talking to you!! more