Some people are good at ignoring certain things. But most of us pay attention to the numbers we get: likes, shares, comments. For my blog, I check the stats. I’m the blogger who, close to the end of the month, wants to post more, hoping to boost my monthly numbers, like cramming for a test at the last moment.
Have you ever wondered what it takes to write 50,000 words? It’s kinda baked my noodle. Every November, people try to do it in one month to write a novel! It took me 7 months of blogging this year, January through July, to hit the big 50k.
People like to set goals and make resolutions at the start of the new year. But not me. Well, except for the annual goodreads book reading challenge. Last year my goal was 12 books - one per month. Seemed feasible. I managed to read 22! For me, that's pretty amazing. This year, I've made my... Continue Reading →