My theme for the 2017 Blogging from A to Z April Challenge is "Time". The posts will be more philosophical, contemplative, and even autobiographical than instructional. No time management tips planned, but you never know with A to Z.
Always a work in progress--welcome to my blog...
Saturday, January 23, 2010
This Is Only A Summation of the Week That Was and a Preview of Things to Come
The rains came with a vengeance here in Southern California this week. Of course rainfall is always something that this part of the United States needs desperately whenever we can get it, but it sure can create some hardship for us as well. Fortunately, where I live we didn't face any flooding, just cooler temperatures than we are accustomed to and wet, wet, wet. Top that off with one painful backache and I was in the house most of the time and in bed more than usual. I was not in much of a writing mood so I hope my blog posts didn't suffer.
My Monday post in the Blog Boggled series, This Is Only A Teststarted a titular thematic trend for the rest of the week--I always try to have a good time. Seeing how I have been getting a good response on the topic of blogging I am going to continue discussing it this coming Monday. After all, if you're like me, you probably like to discover ways that improve your blog act and I like to just toss out a little seed for thought for all of us Blog Birds. You also might want to check out Jody Hedlund's post from yesterday. She has also posted about this topic over the past several weeks. Katie Ganshert also said she's posting on this topic on Monday. It should be interesting to compare and contrast what we are all saying--I'll be looking at Katie's post on Monday for sure.
Tuesday I was in a playful mood with This Is Only A Game . No one asked to play along but seems like a few of you enjoyed watching me play. Well, I had fun, despite my backache. We'll see what kind of fun we can come up with this Tuesday.
Many of you came to visit me in my home writing space on Wednesday's post, This Is Only An Office . I enjoy visitors and the post is still there for you to check out if you missed the original tour. I wonder where we can go and who we can see this coming Wednesday? You'll just have to stop by to see.
This past Thursday I vented with some somewhat touchy topics perhaps. I hope I didn't offend anybody but I was just thinking aloud. In fact, I almost deleted This Is Only A Questionand then I thought, no, this is what was on my mind and I might as well see what others think. Well, some of you gave me some good opinions and I thank you for that. If anyone else wants to toss their two cents in the bucket you can still do it cause I'm still listening. Hmmm-- Wonder what will be bugging me this coming week?
Yesterday, I ventured back into my inner realm as I experimented with This Is Only A Dream. Regular readers already know that I have a strong interest in dreams. The world of the sleeper is a peculiar place that I will probably return to frequently. Let me know if you think it's a place you don't really need to know about. Was anyone curious about the radio photo? Nobody really said anything if they were?
And so the rain continues off and on and is predicted to be with us until next Tuesday. I don't mind the rain so much, but this darn backache is definitely something I could do without. The only real advantage to the rain and the backache is that I'm probably going to read through the entire Stephen King's UNDER THE DOME . If you're thinking I got the backache from carrying that book, well I didn't-- I didn't pick the book up until I realized that my back felt better if I was lying down-- a perfect time to read.
Incidentally, the photos on this post were all taken out of the windows of my home during the storm days. It isn't exactly like the sunrise pictures I put up on Wednesday, but they still look pretty nice.