Posts about the pandemic feature prominently on many (if not most) blogs these days. Blogs by definition are chronicles of the lives and views of their authors and the world around them. It is no wonder that the pandemic features prominently in many (if not most) posts today. Articles and posts about corona virus/COVID-19 could be seen dotted about the internet since the beginning of this … Continue reading Blogging Insights # 31 – Posts about the Pandemic
Is there a point? In arranging fresh flowers, Polishing the furniture, Plumping the cushions, Laying out mixed nuts in silver filigree dishes And canapes on platters of fine bone China. For no one comes. But I am here, Why don’t I enjoy it? Both as guest, And as host Continue reading Party of One – A Poem for the Pandemic
Just 5 questions ….. What do you define as ‘true passion’ and have you found it yet? “True passion” according to my interpretation, is something that you like doing so much that you want to do it for the rest of your life to the exclusion of all else. Writing has always been my favourite thing to do ever since childhood and I think it … Continue reading RIDDIKKY – Another set of fun questions….
What happened to “Stay home,stay safe”? All over the world, there is a wave of lifting the restrictions imposed for curtailing the coronavirus/Covid-19 pandemic. In some countries who were the earliest to be affected by the virus, both infection rates and death rates seem to have been controlled. These countries have started easing restrictions on movement and economic activity. In other regions, infection rates are … Continue reading Lifting the Lockdown too early ?
A to-do list forms the basis of every life skills, personal development, or productivity enhancing course. Self improvement, self help, and time management advice always begins with a list. Blog posts, articles, audio and video life coaches all emphasize the importance of a to-do list. A list of goals, aims and objectives is considered a pre-requisite to organise your day and your life. … Continue reading Friday Flashback — How to keep your to-do list short and still be insanely productive.
Topical Tropical Trinity Season 1 – Week 4 Question Fun Directory I am terribly late for this challenge which Rory posted on 29th March, but to re-use that well-worn cliche “better late than never” Q.1 Have you ever thought of starting a journal – as in NOT by computer – but by hand – like an old fashioned written one? Cagedunn To Journal, or … Continue reading Topical Tropical Trinity
Kate has challenged us; what does ‘clarity’ mean for you now? use photography or creative writing, poetry or prose to share what has become clearer for you then link it back here and read some others The New Clarity The new ‘normal’ has made some things very clear. When friends say “Stay in touch” It’s clear they mean over the phone or internet. When someone says … Continue reading The New ‘Clarity ‘
Dear friends, I will post a new challenge at 12:00 am PST, every Monday morning. Rules; You can write a post on your blog and create a pingback to link to the original post. Write an original story, poem or a caption. You have six days to respond to the Prompt. I will try to […] via What do you see # 23 – 30th March, … Continue reading My Books–My Friends in Social Distancing What do you see # 23 -– 30.3.2020
Caring for kids at home during the lockdown with public places and activities closed is quite a challenge. Working from home during the lockdown is again quite a challenge if you are not used to doing it. Putting the two together is like putting two explosive chemicals in a test tube and waiting for the bang. What can you do to avert the explosion? How … Continue reading Working from home and caring for children during Coronavirus/COVID-19 lockdown-Some Easy Tips & Tricks