“Bend like the grass
that you do not break.”
— Kamala Markandaya
Blogging Tip: Keep posts short. Microfiction, micropoetry, quotes and tweets are popular for that very reason. They’re short. Break longer ideas into a series of shorter posts. The practice of doing this will improve your writing as you edit the unnecessary. It pleases readers, who prefer shorter posts. You can put links on teasers. For example:
Writing Tip: Similar advice: say your idea with as few words as possible. Choose the best words and put them in the best order.
Copyright 2018 Brenda Davis Harsham
Notes: This is the first of a new series of posts: blogging tips. With over 8,000 followers (none purchased), nearly 175,000 page views and visits from 159 countries, I thought I’d share the things I’ve learned along the way for those just starting out. Thanks to the many people who’ve helped me along the way by suggestion and example.