Make Your Blog Stand Out in a Crowd

Make Your Blog Stand Out in a Crowd

I admire those of who come up with the cutest, snappiest and wittiest titles for your blogs. You know who you are. You could write about going to the grocery store and make it witty. Yeah, I admit it – I struggle when it comes to captions and titles. I’m one of those...

Why You Should Have a Blog – Even if No One Reads It

Remember the movie Julia & Julia? The young Julia aspires to cook all 524 recipes in Julia Child’s cookbook in 365 days, a challenge she shares via blogging. In the beginning she remarks that the only person reading her blog is her mother. In the end she is...

To Blog or not to Blog – Is that the Question?

During my recent workshop at Southern California Writers Conference, one of the topics discussed was why writers should not blog about “writing”. The main reason being that they need readers – not just other writers, to purchase and read their books. The goal (at the...