6 Reasons to Appreciate Your Blog

Let’s face it, we writers are a self-conscious bunch. We all want our work to be noticed and affirmed. But for a moment let us set aside what others might think. Let us reflect on the reasons we began blogging in the first place. Here are 6 Reasons to Appreciate Your Blog. Enjoy!

Letters To Dutch

I launched Letters To Dutch a little less than 4 months ago. For the first week, it was like a drug I couldn’t kick. Blogging was all I could think about. I felt so creatively inspired that it consumed me. Normally I’m a control freak, struggling to let go and ride the wave. Not this time. I let the excitement take hold of me like a bird lifting its wings, soaring above the clouds. Just what is it about this blog that has me so fired up?

hands-typing-2For one, it’s healing. There is something about putting words to paper that heals us. Somehow we gain confidence and a better understanding of ourselves. These last few months have provided me a kind of relief. It’s like I can finally breathe once I’ve published a post. It’s no wonder people have been journaling for centuries! I also love the idea of documenting our human experience. Only the memories…

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My Second Month Blogging + Page Stats + Thank You!

Today marks 75 days into my blogging journey... WHAT A RIDE! I've done some research and have decided to reveal a few stats about my page, in hopes that the community can be a part of its progression. Looking back, I'm amazed at what Letters To Dutch has accomplished! In a little over 2 months I've… Continue reading My Second Month Blogging + Page Stats + Thank You!

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It just keeps getting better folks! Letters to Dutch has been nominated for the ONE LOVELY BLOG AWARD! A big shout out and THANK YOU to thehungryballer for nominating us! I'm most impressed with his pride of Indian culture. Head over to his page to learn about his love of basketball and delicious Indian cuisine! The One Lovely… Continue reading ONE LOVELY BLOG AWARD