Tag: #blogging

PRESSURE TO BE MY PARENTS

YOU REPRESENT ME As a child growing up in the house with your parents, they are constantly putting you in positions to have to be them. And if they were not successful, then you really have to be great. Under no circumstances are they… Continue Reading “PRESSURE TO BE MY PARENTS”

2019: NEW YEAR NEW APPROACH

“Topics of the year.” narrowed down The entire year of 2018 was about topics from a wide range of choices. This year 2019, I will be using my most popular topics and write about them over the year. They will be four topics that… Continue Reading “2019: NEW YEAR NEW APPROACH”

INSTAMONEY: HOW TO BUILD A CAREER AROUND SOCIAL MEDIA

“Create-Post-Cash In.” post for pay I see people everyday when I use my Instagram that have amassed a large following. And not all of them are celebrities; some are average Joe’s. But they didn’t start with 500k, 1 million, or 10 million followers. They… Continue Reading “INSTAMONEY: HOW TO BUILD A CAREER AROUND SOCIAL MEDIA”

CONTENT NOT JUST TEXT: HOW I AM GROWING MY WORDPRESS BLOG

“Growing my community, one post at a time.” I have been blogging since August of 2015, and now that I have found myself in the groove of things, I am planning on growing my blog a little more in the year 2018. In the… Continue Reading “CONTENT NOT JUST TEXT: HOW I AM GROWING MY WORDPRESS BLOG”

INCREASING BLOG TRAFFIC: HOW I AM TRYING TO BUILD A TOPICAL BLOG SITE

“Building takes time, but damn, I’m three years in!” Since the year 2015, I have been blogging off and on. This year I’ve been more consistent on a daily basis. But now that it has been three years, I’m now trying to figure out… Continue Reading “INCREASING BLOG TRAFFIC: HOW I AM TRYING TO BUILD A TOPICAL BLOG SITE”

FROM SCRATCH: HOW TO BUILD YOUR BRAND

“Getting the right eyes at the right time.” I have been building my social media since Summer of 2016. When I started, I had about 50 – 75 followers on Instagram, Twitter, and none on Facebook. Now my fan page on Facebook is 106,… Continue Reading “FROM SCRATCH: HOW TO BUILD YOUR BRAND”

WEB OF LIES (SHORT STORY)

Caravan pulls up to the doors of the hospital. Running from the drivers’ side of the caravan, a man rushes to the passenger side of the van. Opening the door he assists his wife from the car. She’s holding the bottom of her stomach,… Continue Reading “WEB OF LIES (SHORT STORY)”

POOR CHOICES (SHORT STORY)

July 4, 2014 is a date I remember too well, not mainly because of the Independence Day celebration, but the day I lost my best friend. What was supposed to be a day of cookouts and fireworks ended in a violent exchange. The Fourth… Continue Reading “POOR CHOICES (SHORT STORY)”

Don’t Be Afraid, Just Leap

Standing on the edge of a cliff looking over into the distance, you observe the scenery. The waves ripple on the surface of the water in combination with the wind creating a cool breeze onto land. Down below waves collide with boulders projecting from the ground as… Continue Reading “Don’t Be Afraid, Just Leap”

Relationships: Is Her Way Really the Right Way?

When it comes to relationships, I have always heard from both men and women alike that her way is the right way. There has always been something about that statement which has puzzled me throughout my life. So I’ve even asked the question to various… Continue Reading “Relationships: Is Her Way Really the Right Way?”