Tag Archives: blogging

My New Time-Saving Social Media BFF: Triberr

Welcome to Techie Tuesday here at More Cowbell! This is the day each week when I unleash my inner geek and we talk about some groovy piece of technology or a technical point of writing. Today, we’re talking about my … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Techie Tuesday, Triberr | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 151 Comments

Holiday Collection of Fun Baby Links

This is the fifteenth post of my Risky Baby Business series and I’m just blown away. Who knew I’d have so much to say about babies or that all of you would provide such incredible comments? I originally started this … Continue reading

Posted in Parenting, Risky Baby Business | Tagged , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

ROW80 Check-in + Blog Posts That Rocked My World

Sunday is a great time for catching up from the week – sleeping, writing, and READING! Although I’ll be checking in for ROW80 at the end of this post, first I’m going to give you a list of all the wonderful … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Team #ROW80 | Tagged , , , , , , , | 37 Comments

10 Creative Ways To Express Your “Inner F-Bomb”

Welcome to Thoughty Thursday here at More Cowbell! This is the day y’all get an open window into the twisty tunnels of trivial things that litter my brain. Today’s topic (in case you hadn’t guessed) is swearing. Baby Girl is close enough to speech that … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Parenting | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 103 Comments

Hitting the Reset Button When Life Kicks Your Creative Keister

Do you ever have those weeks where it feels like you’re dragging your little hiney from here to there, and never getting anywhere? Literally or figuratively, this happens to everyone. November has been a hiney-dragging month for me. Until I went to … Continue reading

Posted in Life's Challenges, Team #ROW80, The Writing Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 36 Comments

Blog Love For The Day: Pimp or Promote–Round 2!

Friday is always about love here at More Cowbell. Whatever form that takes… THIS Friday it’s about love and appreciation from me to you. Once again, I’m taking a page out of Chuck Wendig’s book and throwing open the doors … Continue reading

Posted in Amazing Writers, Blogging | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 81 Comments

ROW80 Mid-week Check-in 10/19/11

It’s been a NaNoWriMo balancing act this week here at More Cowbell so this check-in post is a teensy bit late. On the upside, we’ve had two posts to help you get ready for NaNo already this week. Monday’s post … Continue reading

Posted in Team #ROW80, Writing Challenge | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Do Writers Need Validation?

You bet they do! Writing is a somewhat solitary experience which is part of why we writers value our online community so much. The dimension added to my writing life with my More Cowbell posse, my WANA friends and my online … Continue reading

Posted in More Cowbell, The Writing Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , | 47 Comments

How Do I Build A Writing Team?

Once the school year begins, driving through L.A.’s freeway gridlock is pure torture. Nine times out of ten, I sit in my car (going about 10 miles an hour) and contemplating weird crap. Maybe I tune in for the traffic report … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, The Writing Journey | Tagged , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

Search Term Bingo – More Cowbell Style

Some of you know I think Chuck Wendig is a rockstar. Great writer, tremendous blogger and funny as hell. Most of you will enjoy his writing advice. Some of my snarkier More Cowbell pals would enjoy his other far-out features … Continue reading

Posted in Blogging, Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments