Audience Participation: Blogger Input Requested!Two items - one regional, one worldwide:
- If you're a Southern California book blogger or author, have you given your input on a new site to help build up our connections to each other? If you missed the post about that earlier this week, or just haven't responded yet, please read all about it and take our very short survey!
- Become part of a very ambitious project to collect one single favorite post from bloggers all over the world, no matter what they blog about (as long as it's in English) - pick out your own from your 2009 archives, and then find out about how to include it in The Golden Haiku!
New Arrivals in my Google Reader
Dispatches: Links of the Week
(Not a huge collection this time - I've been having trouble keeping up with my blog-reading this week!)
Money may just be the one thing that's too personal for mom bloggers to blog about. Somewhat related: There are many great reasons to start blogging - making money really is not one of them
Reporting on Blog With Intergrity's webinar with the FTC
Some people are spending this month writing novels...and some people will be their editors
Should we tell them the truth, or let them keep believing?
Kids and their potty talk - such a bad influence! Somewhat related: watch out for those (Freudian?) slips of the tongue
The apocalypse had BETTER not spoil her birthday!
"There's No Treatment For That," via Not Always Right
Tech Support | Torrance, CA, USA
Customer: “Hi, I had my computer looked at there, and you guys said that it’s running slow because there are probably bugs in it. Well, I sprayed some bug spray in it and now it won’t turn on.”
Me: “Ma’am, when they tell you bugs, they mean computer viruses, not an actual bug.”
Customer: “Well, what can I spray it with to get rid of the viruses?”
Some people's computers need to be repossessed. Now.