Blogging101, Short Stories, Writing

Not Enough Sleep

Today's blogging101 task was Try (Another) Blogging Event So I chose this one - TAKE THE 50-WORD STORY CHALLENGE It has ten prompts - I have only done one so far but will try to update all ten before the month is out! As if I didn't have enough deadlines and challenges. This is the first… Continue reading Not Enough Sleep

Blogging101, Poetry, Writing

The Silliness

Did get time to do blogging101 today - but have already done it really. So in lieu - here's an old poem of mine. The Silliness By Scott Bailey © 2014 We were the wise ones. Wandering in from all over the world. High on the haze of laughter and drink. Occasional lovers, always just friends.… Continue reading The Silliness

Blogging101, Poetry, Self Publishing, Writing

AWOL – (blogging101 – day #7/8)

Completely failed at today's task and yesterdays - life has gotten in the way. But some of that is good - more about that later - if I get the chance. #blogging101 #theCommons #7/8


I am indecisive – I think

After seeing some great themes used in the Commons I have changed mine again. And added a randomised header picture.

Blogging101, Poetry, Self Publishing, Writing

Header – (blogging101 – day #6)

Today's task done - added an image - changed some colours - done. #blogging101 #theCommons #5

Blogging101, Poetry, Self Publishing, Writing

About – (blogging101 – day #5)

So I have added a text widget with the updated version of my about page on - a paragraph I hope will draw people in to read the fuller page. In doing this I have also changed back my theme to an earlier one and swapped about the widgets. Most importantly I have removed the… Continue reading About – (blogging101 – day #5)

Blogging101, Poetry, Writing

Themes – (blogging101 – day #5)

Today's task was to look at different themes for the blog. I have done this - I do it quite often - but have decided to keep my current one. There are plenty out here I like but like the one I have for now. But what do I look for in my theme? Well… Continue reading Themes – (blogging101 – day #5)

Blogging101, Writing

Dreamers – (blogging101 – day 4)

Too brain-dead today - it's been a long hard day - to do today's task properly. So here is a poem that reflects the task - I will catch up tomorrow Dreamers By Scott Bailey © 2015 Reaching out To grasp our dreams We find the hands Of dreamers Joining them Holding fast Maybe Dreams can… Continue reading Dreamers – (blogging101 – day 4)

Blogging101, Writing

Updates – (blogging101)

The last few days have had me thinking - so I have updated by about page with some more info on what the blog is about. #blogging101 #theCommons

Blogging101, Writing

Hello Neighbour – (blogging101 – day 3)

Today's task was say hello to the neighbours. Well I have already been doing quite a bit of that :-). So I decided to check the blogroll on theCommons site and check out the two links either side of mine. The first one - below mine - worked a treat and I said hello. Going… Continue reading Hello Neighbour – (blogging101 – day 3)

Blogging101, Writing

Tagged you’re it – (blogging101 – day 2)

Today's task is all about the title and the tag line. As it's really aimed at new blogs I will keep this one brief. I am happy with my title and it's established now. So I decided to look at the tagline. My current one is accurate. Poetry, short stories, adoption and family dreams It… Continue reading Tagged you’re it – (blogging101 – day 2)