Even Though I Said No Awards?!

I could not I could not resist accepting an award like Bolg of the Year 2013 from an old friend Shaun at Praying  for One Day at a Time. He is an inspiration, a man who has a chronic illness who inspires hope and joy both with his articles and his constant encouragement for other…… Continue reading Even Though I Said No Awards?!

Ta-Da! Two More Awards

Once again these awards come from a generous friend, Michael. Find  Michael at Welcome to Michael Monday’s blog. Add the ABC logo to your blog. (You can find the logo above, I just copied and pasted it from my nomination.) ABC about yourself using one word or phrase. Nominate however many blogs you wish. Let the recipient…… Continue reading Ta-Da! Two More Awards

The WordPress Family Award

The WordPress Family Award  This is an award for everyone who is part of the “Word Press Family” I start this award on the basis that the WordPress family has taken me in, and showed me love and a caring side only WordPress can. The way people take a second to be nice, to answer a…… Continue reading The WordPress Family Award

Interviewed for Tech Talk; How Ironic

Who Me? How ironic is this? This computer illiterate was interviewed for a column called Tech talk! Catholic Blogger Melanie Jean Juneau By Sarah Reinhard Our Catholic Blogger today, Melanie Jean Juneau, maintains two blogs: Joy of Nine9 andMother of Nine9. She’s a Catholic wife and mother who lives on a hobby farm and whose computer has lived…… Continue reading Interviewed for Tech Talk; How Ironic

Always Here If You Need Me Award

Thank-you ,seeker. YOU are always here for me, commenting, encouraging and making me laugh.  Always Here If You Need Me Blog Award This blog award is for those bloggers out there who are especially caring and loyal to their friends. This award is to thank you for being there with me, through good times and…… Continue reading Always Here If You Need Me Award

I Think, I Feel, I Write

               think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try! Dr. Seuss  I have often needed  help during my first year on the internet.  I barely understand 21st century technology. Other writers always answer my how toquestions.  More importantly, fellow bloggers comment on articles,…… Continue reading I Think, I Feel, I Write

More Fun and Games with Awards

I have once again taken great liberties with these awards- not out of disrespect but because mu poor brain cannot handle trying to figure out who should receive which award. The list is at the bottom of this post and i will add to it over the next couple of days The Versatile Blogger Award I received…… Continue reading More Fun and Games with Awards

Switcheroo: You Want Me to Pretend?

Daily Prompt: Switcheroo .If you could switch blogs with any blogger for a week, with whom would you switch and why? How could I possibly step into another writer’s shoes and take over their blog for a week, especially if I had to assume the tone, voice and opinions of the author?  I suppose some people…… Continue reading Switcheroo: You Want Me to Pretend?

Blog Awards Straight From the Heart

I have just received a wonderful gift from a fellow blogger and I simply must pass on my joy before I post  a few other blogging awards. Introducing the innovative and creative- Fantabulous and Awesome Blossom Awards  Straight from the heart and mind of Bally Bin, author of  The Good, Bad and Ludicrous Examining the Ordinary and Extraordinary…… Continue reading Blog Awards Straight From the Heart

8 Awards in Three Days?: Let’s Break the Rules!

I do not want to insult anyone or minimize the honour other bloggers have showered upon me but I simply CANNOT COME UP WITH ABOUT 80 UNIQUE, HUMOUROUS OR INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT MYSELF. In fact, readers have heard me talk about myself ad nauseam. I am trying for a puke green shade to stress my point.  I…… Continue reading 8 Awards in Three Days?: Let’s Break the Rules!

7 AWARDS ! and a Humble Thank-you from a GRATEFUL Procrastinator

IT ALL SEEMED SO OVERWHELMING.  THEN I HAD AN EUREKA MOMENT. I WILL LIST ALL THE AWARDS WITH LINKS BACK TO GREAT FRIENDS AND WRITERS WHO NOMINATED ME AND KEEP AN ON GOING LIST OF BLOGGERS WHO SHOULD BE RECOGNIZED AND PROMOTED. DON’T MIND ME; I JUST DISCOVERED THE COLOUR BUTTON. IT IS FUN! thematticuskingdom http://thematticuskingdom.wordpress.com has…… Continue reading 7 AWARDS ! and a Humble Thank-you from a GRATEFUL Procrastinator

themotherofnine9

Explain why you chose your blog’s title and what it means to you HI. My name is melanie jean juneau and I am a new writer with a problem. This could have been  a short post BUT I think that I should seize the opportunity to ask for help choosing a new title for my rough,…… Continue reading themotherofnine9

How Do You Respond To Negative Feed Back?

How do I respond to negative feedback? One simple but strong word springs to mind as a response to this question:  I DON’T.  I have finally become smart enough to understand that the best response to angry, negative feedback is not to respond at all. Why? I can repeat or clarify a misunderstanding. I can…… Continue reading How Do You Respond To Negative Feed Back?

DAY 8-I surprise myself by what I write.

  The prompt for today is: Write about how you choose to write about others in your blog. (Friends, family, etc) After reading a second prompt  in eight days  implying that all writers  choose  consciously what subjects and people  they want to write about,  for a moment I felt rattled. Seriously, does every other writer logically plan…… Continue reading DAY 8-I surprise myself by what I write.

Blogging Opens The Door To Writing

Actually I can hardly believe that I feel free  enough today to stand up and boldly yell, ” I love writing and I want to help others  start writing by encouraging them to blog.” It took me years to finally decide to start writing again. I had taken a 30 year sabbatical since leaving university…… Continue reading Blogging Opens The Door To Writing