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An Open Letter To My Fellow Bloggers

Boy, this sure sounds like a LOT of my fellow blogging friends! This post has probably made poor Biff even more popular and busier than ever!  Thanks for the great post Biff!

Biff Sock Pow


Hey!  You know what’s a full time job?

Reading other peoples’ blogs.

Man!  I try to keep up.  I really do.  The more people I follow, the more things pop up on my “Followed Sites” stream.  And I try to read them.  I try to be a good follower.  I am liberal (though sincere) with my likes.  I even try to comment once in awhile.  But after an hour or two of that, it dawns on me I haven’t written anything in my own blog.  So I click the “Write” button and start to dash something off.

But then I have to deal with Bloggers Guilt.  That’s the feeling of guilt you get when you’re writing in your own blog and realizing that dozens of posts by fellow bloggers are slowly scrolling down into oblivion in your “Followed Sites” stream.   There’s no keeping up.

So I read and like and…

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Penny Wilson is a freelance writer who writes in several genres. She has written articles for WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published in online journals, such as Ariel Chart, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. Penny is a member of the Austin Poetry Society. Her poetry has been featured in the publication America's Emerging Poets 2018 & 2019 by Z Publishing, Poets Quarterly and Dual Coast Magazine published by Prolific Press. You can find more of her writings on her blog at and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.

13 thoughts on “An Open Letter To My Fellow Bloggers

  1. I always try and read as many blogs and comment on them as much as i can no matter how little i write. I appreciate all my likes and comments. Thank you for your comments and likes on my blog Penny……


      1. I just read something that I have to share with you. A fellow blogger here, Breathwords, she says that she started writing to express things she never dared speak. She said that “people don’t always listen, but the paper always listens to the pen”.
        I just found that to be quite profound.
        For myself, I’ve read “write what scares you” and I’m just coming to that realization.
        Just keep doing what you do Matt. 🙂

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