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ONLINE HONESTY | PART 3

For those of you who have been following the Online Honesty posts over here, and here , you will know that I touch on the fun and the not so fun side to living online. I share openly, and I pose some thoughts and questions, as a means of starting a conversation – in hopes that we can change up the online game, by being healthy influencers both online and offline. I have been chewing and mulling over on the following thoughts : COMPARISON COMPETITION CONFIDENCE aka : The three… Read More

Online Honesty – Part 2

A few months ago I shared a post entitled Online Honesty Part 1 where I spoke about some online truths that I have encountered personally for myself or have observed in general. As the year has swiftly passed by I have found myself once again facing more online truths – insert Online Honesty – Part 2. 1 . ONLINE AFFIRMATION Repeat after me :  “We can’t find our confidence and sense of self worth and self esteem via online affirmation”. Online affirmation being : new followers, constant comments from followers or readers, through… Read More

Online honesty | Part 1

When we choose to be part of an online community from: blogging, social media, through to joining Facebook groups, we choose to influence others with our thoughts, opinions, and life stories. Through the online interaction we soon start to realize that being online isn’t always fun or as engaging as we would like it to be. In fact we sober up very quickly when we soon note a few cold hard truths when it comes to being online. I have decided to turn this into a mini series on the… Read More

Blogging friendly

I have read quite a few amazing posts written by other bloggers on; blogging community , social engaging with readers and fellow bloggers, through to the commenting and sharing of one another’s posts. Most of these bloggers are established bloggers, and started blogging before blogging became the norm as we know it. In their posts they talk about how the world of blogging was relatively small back then, and each blogger got to know one another personally through constant online interaction. They even went on to say how they were… Read More

Creating content

I often get asked by fellow blogging friends, or writing friends in general : How do you come up with blog post ideas? I often want to burst out into an awkward laugh, because everyone loves an awkward laugh as a response , right? I suppose I want to giggle, because the truth is, is that I am not entirely sure how I come up with blog post ideas. I don’t have an exact formula, more like a writing instinct that I have cultivated and nurtured over the years. CREATING… Read More