At a time when I’m gearing up for big changes in my life, changes that will hopefully mean more regular posting here (more on that in the weeks ahead), I’ve had the good fortune to recently be the recipient of much support, particularly for this blog. When I started out at Blogger not quite two years ago, I didn’t really think anybody would read my ramblings except a few good friends I might catch on a very good day, so I’m thankful to everyone who encouraged me back then and very grateful for those I’ve met in both real and virtual spaces because of it.
Since coming over to WordPress earlier this year, I have discovered some wonderful new blogs and finally feel much more like I’m part of a blog community, rather than sending my thoughts out into the ether, which has been fabulous. Sometimes encouragement comes at just the right time, you know? Anyway, I was delighted to discover while reading the most recent post of midnight coffee monster (one of my latest blog discoveries) that she had nominated me for the Versatile Blogger Award. Thank you, Raya, what a great surprise!
As always, with great power comes great responsibility, so I hereby present The Rules:
Seven random facts about me:
And now, the Nominees:
(Note: While most are relatively new to me, they are not necessarily new to blogging; however, all are to blame for my growing to-read shelf at Goodreads.)
The following are old favorites who cover the world beyond books:
I heartily recommend all of the above and hope to have more time in the months ahead to read and comment more on all of these blogs!