How Community Makes Your Creative Dreams Inevitable

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For years after 8th grade ended, I could always cheer myself up with the thought that no matter how bad things were, at least I was no longer in middle school. My tiny middle school contained some classes with less than 10 people in them.…

100 Bloggers Share Their Best Advice About Blogging (Part 4 of 4)

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Be true to who you are. Get a mentor. Trust your instincts. These are just a few of the pearls of wisdom given by the amazing bloggers in this post. This is the 4th and final installment of a roundup of 100 bloggers best advice on blogging. Read…

100 Bloggers Share their Best Advice About Blogging (Part 3 of 4)

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  Do you ever feel like the non-bloggers in your life just don't "get" blogging? I feel that way all the time. Which is why I think it's SO important to talk to other bloggers and learn from them. This post is part 3 of a 4 part series…

100 Bloggers Share Their Best Advice About Blogging (Part 2 of 4)

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A few weeks ago, I asked the bloggers in my Facebook group, Blogging on Your Own Terms, to share their best advice for bloggers. (Join Blogging on Your Own Terms here.) I got the most amazing responses from all sorts of bloggers. Whether…

100 Bloggers Share their Best Advice About Blogging (Part 1 of 4)

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This blogging journey is long, and everyone has their own path to success. That's why I asked the bloggers in my Facebook group, Blogging on Your Own Terms, to share their best advice for bloggers. Over the next 4 weeks, I will be publishing…

How to Make Blogging as Delicious as Eating Cupcakes

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Imagine eating a really delicious cupcake from your favorite local bakery. You lick the chocolate frosting slowly, wanting to savor every bite. As you nibble at the cake, you stop to enjoy the sweet flavor on your tongue. This cupcake is…

How to Get the Blogging Support you Need

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Do you ever feel like a lonely blogger lost in the dark woods of the Internet? That’s how I felt when I first started out - alone and scared. Every time I pushed “Publish” on a new post, I hoped that at least one of my Facebook friends…