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Historical Non-Fiction in Northern Ontario

Archive for April 16th, 2014

Like for a TBH

The status on my nephew’s Facebook page said “Like for a TBH.” I was not familiar with the acronym, so I sent him a private message, “TBH?” “To Be Honest”, he replied. “Ah” I posted, and left it at that. I read along as the evening unfolded and got the idea it was a way of inviting conversation, maybe a plea for a pep talk. But I also noticed that one or […]

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Why I Blog: To Read

The first assignment for Blogging 201 asks us to consider our goals for blogging. WordPress tutors asked these questions: Why do you blog? To gain notoriety? To secure a book contract? To self-publish your work? To establish yourself as a leader in your field? To gain followers? Traffic? To connect with others? To work through and clarify your own thoughts? Initially, I passed by this exercise. I figure that I am well […]

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