January 21, 2011

What To Blog About?

Normally I keep a list of topics and options, but for some reason today the well has run dry. Not as much inspiration or motivation. I don't have a book to review because I haven't finished one for a bit. And although I do the Food From Fiction and Quick Draw features when this happens, but even that, today is not sounding appealing (plus I have no food from fiction ideas).

So, dear reader, I pose this question to you...

What do you do when you have nothing to blog about? Do you force the issue or take a few days off?

(Although I really want to read some of the Alex Awards winners this year. Have any of you read any of these?)

4 comments:

  1. I never force an issue or a post. I can usually tell when a blogger does it and really...the posts are NEVER as good as their usual content. Sometimes, a "thrown together" post has actually made me stop reading someone's blog!

    No one will get offended if you take a day or two off because you don't have something to say! It also give you time to read and comment on other blogs!

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  2. Thanks for the insight! It always surprises me how sometimes it just flows and I will have two weeks of posts scheduled, then there are times like now and it's nothing. I think I need the sun to come back out and inspire me!!

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  3. It depends. Sometimes I don't feel wordy, so I do something that suits my mood i.e. short. It all depends on whats right for you.

    Example: I have two reviews written I could post, but I'm feeling shorty right now.

    Good luck finding your balance.

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  4. I suffer from too much to write about-I have 5 books finished but no time to write about them. Sometimes short works best because you can get it done easily. You always have something interesting to say-no matter.

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