Inspired by Kristen Lamb + Leigh K. Hunt Researching The Tattooist So I have seen a few posts on various blogs, facebook statuses and twitter where writers give the world a glimpse into their google searches. I was mostly inspired by the post by Leigh. K. Hunt. As a writer I tend to do a [...]
Walk on the dark side…Wordpress in all the shades of strange and horrific…Part 1
Our bloggers cover the spooky spectrum, from horror film reviewers to Wiccans to Halloween crafters to bioarchaeologists (they study bones!). This weekend we’re bringing you a double dose of the heebie-jeebies, with Halloween and witchcraft bloggers today, and other offbeat spooky topics tomorrow.
If you’re a fan of fright or just want to explore something new, get ready for the creepiest holiday season with these eerie entries:
Are costumes and crafts more your speed than monsters and mayhem? There’s no shortage of inspiration on WordPress.com, with tons of bloggers dedicated to getting you and your little ones ready for an epic night of trick or treating.
The bloggers behind D.I.Y. Halloween take October 31st very seriously:
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Walk on the Dark Side this October…a spooktacular offering of dark blogging…Part 2
We started getting into the Halloween spirit yesterday, with Halloween craft and costume blogs and a look at some of the real-life witches on WordPress.com.
Today we continue the Halloween Spooktacular with some less Halloween-y but no less creepy content: horror film buffs, zombie aficionados, and cemetery guides, oh my!
Frightening film and fiction
If you prefer that ghouls stay safely in movies and books, there are plenty of WordPress.com authors ready to guide you to the scariest of scary movies, like the team of eleven bloggers behind Mutant Reviewers.
Led by Head Mutant Justin, the Mutant Reviewers team is dedicated to cult classics, watching the worst so you don’t have to. Visitors looking for recommendations can check out their movie of the week, helpfully highlighted with an image widget in the left sidebar. This week’s offering is 1979’s The Prophecy. (Conclusion: “Simply, if you are looking…
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This week, I received the Liebster Award from StrawberryIndigo's Picture's in Living Colour. This is a gorgeous site dedicated to celebrating colours and sights all around us through the lens of StrawberryIndigo's camera. If you have not come across her site yet, go check it out now and let your sights be lifted by the [...]
Or In real life you may fall into one or the other category but what about in the virtual and digital world of social media? Are you a shy and retreating Wallflower or are you the life of the party and a Social Butterfly? You may wonder what it matters whether you are shy in [...]
Image by cambodia4kidsorg via Flickr I am often asked two questions: Why do I blog? How and where do I find the inspiration for my blog posts? A year ago I would have answered that I blog because I want to build a network and get my name out there on the world wide web. [...]
Distraction and Procrastination are 2 of the largest bug-bears in the Writer's World. Procrastination is a daily battle that needs to be fought aggressively but is purely up to the Writer for success. Distraction however is something that can happen if you use the computer for your writing. “Hutchison's Law: Any occurrence requiring undivided attention [...]