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To My Fellow Christian Bloggers (A Poem)

I say look to Jesus they say, "Why didn't you say this?" I don't understand the nitpicking. The pulling apart and fits.   It seems what is said the most isn't what is gleaned. Instead, it's the small parts and implications in-between.   My flesh wants me to retaliate. Validation whispers into my ear. "They… Continue reading To My Fellow Christian Bloggers (A Poem)

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I Don’t Always Like Doing The Community Spotlights

Seeing as this week and next week are my two Community Spotlight posts for Inside Cup, I thought this might be interesting to talk about.Β  It's a special opportunity to put the light on others. To encourage and support what other people in our community are doing. When 2018 started, I felt the word "community"… Continue reading I Don’t Always Like Doing The Community Spotlights

Community

Community Headlines | October’18

Fall is falling around us. Here are some posts I've enjoyed this month. Running The Race- Migraine Chronicles: A Pragmatic Approach To Pain- Heather shares a wonderful solution when it comes to dealing with pain. She discusses the importance of making a pain scale and sticking with it. Your Mercies New- Baby Trees- This post… Continue reading Community Headlines | October’18

Blogger/Blogging · Writing

5 Things I Do NOT Have To Do As A Blogger

I have noticed ever since last year there were certain things I believed I had to do as a blogger. Things I thought I had to allow because I strive for patience, humility, and understanding. But sometimes I was letting my pearls be trampled. Sometimes, I stretched myself too thin, or let people take advantage… Continue reading 5 Things I Do NOT Have To Do As A Blogger

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5 Things To Consider Before Becoming A Blogger

I always enjoy these posts and I know a number of you do as well. πŸ™‚ I hope these are helpful!! I definitely know they could have helped me when I started. Are You Blogging Only To Make Money? You know I have to talk about this πŸ˜‰ I have gotten a handful of emails… Continue reading 5 Things To Consider Before Becoming A Blogger

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Things “Readers” Do That May Indicate They Aren’t Reading Your Posts

Sometimes, people are all about numbers. Quantity, not quality. I've stressed this before, but as a blogger, we need to get to know the community. If you want people to know your blog exists, then you need to exist in the community. Follow blogs you are interested in, and perhaps also write on the same… Continue reading Things “Readers” Do That May Indicate They Aren’t Reading Your Posts