How do you write? Blogging Insights 3.0 – 2

For today’s installment of Blogging Insights, I am going with the Q and A format. TODAY’S QUESTIONS : Do you write directly on a device? Are you old school, do you write on paper first?Do you re-draft? If so, how many times? MY ANSWERS: Do you write directly on a device? Are you old school, do you write on paper first? When I launched my … Continue reading How do you write? Blogging Insights 3.0 – 2

Blogging Insights 3.0 — 1

“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.” VS “Break the mold.” Which of these do you believe, as pertaining to your blogging? My Thoughts: Today’s topic applies directly to blogging and to this prompt in particular. About a year after I had begun Blogging Insights in its Q&A format, I got a little bored with it. I asked other bloggers what to do. Blogger Rory … Continue reading Blogging Insights 3.0 — 1

5 Things Tuesday — “Anti – Resolutions “

Every new year you see articles and posts all around you discussing new year’s resolutions. Very often people make lofty promises to themselves which they usually break before the end of January. Today I ask you to name 5 “Anti – resolutions” or “Un – resolutions “ 5 Things You Plan Not Doing This Year Here’s my list : Trying to do too much. Growing … Continue reading 5 Things Tuesday — “Anti – Resolutions “

Blogging Insights 3.0 — Mixing it up.

I began the Blogging Insights prompt more than three years ago. At that time it had a Q and A format inspired by Rory Matier’s ‘Blog Series Questions’ and Fandango’s FPQ (Fandango’s Provocative Question). Blogging Insights was my first attempt at running a prompt, and I was pleasantly surprised that it took off. We discussed many topics relating to blogging/writing. I learned a lot from … Continue reading Blogging Insights 3.0 — Mixing it up.

Blogging Insights NF — #65 New Year, New Slate

TODAY’S QUOTE ” Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one!” — Brad Paisley. MY THOUGHTS A fresh start, a new beginning; these are good any time. You don’t need a particular date for them. In fact, you don’t even need the calendar. Being the beginning of a new calendar year, I know fresh starts are on everyone’s … Continue reading Blogging Insights NF — #65 New Year, New Slate

5 Gifts You Love Receiving

This is the season for gifts and parties all over the world even where Christmas is not a part of religion or culture. In my part of the world, the Winter Holidays coincide with the Wedding Season. There is an exchange of presents galore with family and friends visiting from overseas. This is why I have chosen favourite presents as today’s topic. Here’s my list: … Continue reading 5 Gifts You Love Receiving

Blogging Insights NF # 65 — Holidays for writers/bloggers?

TODAY’S QUOTE “A writer never has a vacation. For a writer life consists of either writing or thinking about writing. “ MY THOUGHTS I tend to disagree with quotes that I post here more often than I endorse them. But today’s offering is one that I agree with completely. Even though I am not a professional writer, not thinking about writing seems a bit like … Continue reading Blogging Insights NF # 65 — Holidays for writers/bloggers?

5 Things Tuesday — 5 Favourite Teas

After last week’s post on coffee, it follows that this time our 5ThingsTuesday post should be on tea. Besides, some readers are averse to coffee and tea is their preferred poison. Although I enjoy my coffee, I am hopelessly addicted to tea. While I am not particular about food, my tea must be exactly how I like it. I can’t function otherwise. My favourites: Lipton … Continue reading 5 Things Tuesday — 5 Favourite Teas