Posted in Blogging, Writing

Which One Are You?

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I am a combination! I am not entirely a match for the writer.  I am a perfectionist, but not with writing.  With my writing, I am messy. It is hard for me to finish projects. My head isn’t totally messy. I don’t have cobwebs up there.  I do have material up there. Yes, I am passionate– about everything— however, I am not a know-it-all. I do know my limits even though I test them… Daily. I learn.

The poet seems a better fit. Not quiet, but not loud. I am observant and detail-oriented– that goes with being a perfectionist. The productivity and struggling with words is right-on!

Which one are you?

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I am Back.. Again.

Hello again! One thing that may have caught your attention is I have been posting more! I sincerely thank you for stopping by and reading my blog! Some of you may have wondered what happened to me.

I have been making more of an effort to write. I set aside the time. I write when I feel like it. Even if it means the dishes wait. Or the laundry is done later. Eff the laundry.

This is who I am. I am a writer. I love seeing words on a screen.

So where have I been? Where did I go? How’s life? Well…

School/End. Summer. Beach trip. Family Drama <—- Sticks to me like glue.

I observe quietly. Holding it in. Waiting for the right time to create a written masterpiece from the explosion of feelings and thoughts— a poem, or a story.

I have stories within me to tell. I won’t be going anywhere. I’m back to stay.

On a side note: I am trying to envision the future of my blog. How I want it to be. If this is home. Or if I have other ideas… Maybe I am out of my “groove.”

Thoughts? Comments? How is your summer?

 

 

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Recent Updates

Finally, I have my poetry where I like it! 

When I first started my page, I had certain poems and haiku’s showcased each as “Pages.” But I wasn’t happy leaving them that way. No way to index them by date.

My site is primarily poetry, writing, and all that good stuff. I thought it would be nice if they were together. Easier to find what you are looking for if you came by my site.

I messed around Sunday experimenting, and reading WordPress support pages. I didn’t know quite what I was looking for, but I would know it when I found it.

Eventually all my searching led me to the menus option. I looked at it before, but never gave it a second thought. After monkeying around with it a few times, I had it how I wanted it.

I added a music link. Aside from poetry, I dabble with music, a lot.

Fun to play with. Maybe I will expand in the future.

Fixed my tags and categories. Updated them on the posts.

Hopefully, they don’t e-mail updated posts to subscribers each time. (Do they?)

I would feel bad. I swear I am not trying to annoy you on purpose.

I am trying to let things fly. It’s the perfectionist. I try to shut her up.

I do re-read my posts. Fix errors. 

But then I see it. Something I worded wrong. It just sounds bad.

And it calls to me. Ahhhh!

“Leave it alone!”

But I can’t. 

I am working on it. I promise. I am impulsive. That’s me. 

Gradually, I will post the Haiku’s and Poetry previously showcased as their respective “Pages.”

Maybe a layout change.

Coming soon.

Lynne

 

Posted in Graphic, Writing

Something I May Try

I found this last week–

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I think I will try it next week. As an experiment in creativity and inspiration. Will it send sparks flying?

I thought I would share my find.

After my experiment, I’ll post if it helped me.

Stay tuned!

Lynne