I used to write fiction growing up- took creative writing in high school and college. I'd stay up late working on short stories and would read them to my friends when they came over. Would have loved to have something like The Writing Faculty growing up.
Because really, blogging is all about the conversation, the connections, and sharing information.
It's a chat between friends over coffee or a glass of wine,
It's a here, let me show you something cool,
It's a listen to what I've discovered,
It's an OMG you are never going to believe what happened to me kind of sharing.
Whether you shout or you whisper, you want to be heard.
To keep it fresh, I like to keep it short (most of the time) and conversational.
Dragon Dictation and so far, so good. It's an iPhone app that I speak into and can then email or text myself (or anyone else) the content.
Now then, it's a bit tricky at first and is definitely not perfect. This text is taken directly from my dictation without editing:
What I actually said was:
|Sneak peek of a current project|