Category Archives: First days of blogging

My other significant other

I have an absolutely streaming cold, while the sun is blazing outside.  What kind of weird perverseness is that? Even the term “cold” is irritating me.  I am shaky, clammy, sweaty with a nose like a tap but definitely not cold.  Someone needs … Continue reading

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What I have learnt about blogging this month

I have a job interview today.  To distract my terrified self (and since I have just realised I’m overdue of my monthly “things I have learnt about blogging” by about two weeks) here are my latest reflections on blogging. 1.  I … Continue reading

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A gun stops me from blogging

Two days ago, when browsing through a collection of blogs on WordPress, I came across a post by an American blogger that stopped me in my tracks. Most of the blog was light-hearted but as I delved further into past … Continue reading

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Spam is NASTY

What’s the difference between a Spammer and an athlete who takes steroids to win a race ?  Not much. Athletes cheat as they fear they will not succeed on their own merits and abilities.  Isn’t that a bit like Spammers?  I read an … Continue reading

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Bloggers vs Spammers

My faith in humanity has been restored! I went to bed in a huff because of Spammers (said with real venom), checked my REAL people comments this morning (yes, at 5 31 that’s how miffed I was) and decent, honest BLOGGERS … Continue reading

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Spam and nasty ham!

I’m tired and grumpy as I have discovered 2 new words for my bloggers dictionary. Spam and spammers. Both are just as NASTY as the pink luncheon meat and just as fake. More about this ASAP.  Wow and there was … Continue reading

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Pingbacks are not ladies shoes!

Do you know your pingbacks from your sling backs?  Neither did I, till 20 minutes ago.  Some of the terms found in the blogging world are ……interesting. I particularly like: Vlogging – sounds like a competitive sport found at the Winter Olympics.  “Jason Strauss … Continue reading

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