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Mt. Shasta, from I-5 as we drove north to Oregon, April 2017

Saturday, February 12, 2011

An answer to Rick's blog about blogging

On his blog today Rick talked about why he blogged.  His was an answer to gypsygmas

This was my comment:

I started reading  blogs to learn more about the RV life, and more about how to handle the unique challenges.

I continue for those same reasons, but also to link into the lives of the many virtual friends I have made.

I write my blog to track my journey toward full time RVing. By writing about my goals I give myself something concrete to aim for.

By writing about my accomplishments I give myself a big gold star.  The positive comments I get are virtual pats on the head.  I enjoy them.

I try to comment on all of the blogs I read some of the time.  I can't all of the time because I might not have time, or more probably don't have anything to say.

7 comments:

  1. I think we all blog for ourselves in one way or another. If we like to write, we should write, right??

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  2. I'm with you Merikay. I blog for the same reasons. I started blogging as a writing practice but it has grown to encompass more.

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  3. I know for myself, when I get busy and don't have time to read or write something, I miss it!

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  4. I blog to write and document some stories for my children and grandkiddos.

    The many friends I've made is just icin' on the cake baby!

    God bless ya and have a beautiful weekend sweetie!!!

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  5. Well said, Merikay! Sounds like all very good reasons to me!

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  6. Good comment there, Merikay! I might also add, that traveling solo, the blog I write and the blogs I read allow me to take a virtual family along with me. :)

    It's reasurring to know they are there if I need them...

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