5 Important Things June 2018 Taught Me About Blogging

Hello, readers! I can’t believe that another month is already here. I’m officially starting my eighth month as a new blogger, and June taught me some valuable lessons about blogging. If you are a new blogger or a veteran, you probably know that June 2018 was a little crazy for a lot of us. Many bloggers […]

Tale of a New Blogger – Part 6

Pity-Parties and Successes I’m having quite a lot of difficulty writing this month’s post. As you read last month in Part 5, April was a little of a disappointment. Okay, so that may be a bit of an understatement. Since I am sharing the real blogging experience with this series, I am going to flat out tell […]

Tale of a New Blogger – Part 5 of the Blogger Experience

Blogger Experience: The Month That Should be Forgotten It is with much frustration that I write this installment of Tale of a New Blogger. I would love to skip this month from my blogger experience entirely, and that is probably why it is already the middle of May and I am just now sitting down to […]

7 Lessons About Blogging That Last Year Taught Us

The internet is a constantly evolving animal. Blogger advice received today might not be accurate tomorrow, but that doesn’t mean there is not lessons about blogging to be learned. Well, maybe not that quick. It does often seem like things change overnight. Last year was a huge year for blogging. That knowledge is a big […]

Tale of a New Blogger – Part 4 – Path to Becoming a Successful Blogger

It’s been a roller coaster ride. Blogging is a new adventure every day. Some are great. Some… well let’s stay positive. So it goes on the path to becoming a successful blogger. For the most part, it’s a fantastic journey. This blog went live in November 2017. In this series, I am sharing my real […]

Tale of a New Blogger – Part 3

Tale of a New Blogger – Part 3 Tale of a New Blogger tells the true story of a blogger experience. This series shares the real stats, triumphs and epic fails experienced along the way. It doesn’t seem possible that it can be time for March Madness already. Bring on the excitement! It feels like […]

Tale of a New Blogger – Part 2

Most bloggers only start posting their stats when they are making $500 or more per month. For many of those blogs, they were six months to two years in before they saw that monthly income. What happened during their earlier months? That is what I am most interested in learning right now and what I plan to share.

Tale of a New Blogger – Part 1

I set out to change everything. I dusted off the novel I had been working on periodically over that last fifteen years and set about self-publishing on Amazon. I put a plan in motion to quit my job, to start freelancing and created a blog.