Tag Archives: long term blogging

Blogging Another Year

I’m amazed to be still at it, and one of the reasons is, it gives me a place to write. I view it like the gym…I work out here. My following is minimal since, I’m not a social media girl … Continue reading

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Bearing Rejection

I often think of Stephen King, one of the most prolific, successful writers of our time, who has a piece of wood with a giant nail hammered into it holding all of his rejection notices. Hemingway, before publishing The Sun … Continue reading

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Athingirl Turns Five

I can’t  believe I’ve been blogging for almost five years.  How time flies.  Every July I think, is it time to pull the plug like Sex and the City or The West Wing before it ceases to be creatively charming?  … Continue reading

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Blog Post 1000

When my friend Amy put the site up for me as a birthday gift in July, 2011, who knew I’d still be behind the helm. I figured I’d fool around a bit, then jump ship. Wonders never cease. I treat … Continue reading

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The Truth About Amy

I’m one of those quirky New Yorkers who has no friends. I’ve had them from time to time, but at the moment I get death threats hurled through my window for not returning an article of clothing, but then along … Continue reading

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