Hallelujah. I’m back. The sad cruel world, bereft of the internet and social media, is no longer where I live and I’m delighted. However something is not quite right. While I’ve been gone my email address has not changed, my blog is where it always was and my ‘contact me’ page is alive and working … More I’m back, but all is not okay.
It is with dismay I must let you all know that I did not win an award for Best Personal Blog at the Irish Blog Awards! How did I take the news? Well the words ‘Feck’, ‘Ah feck it’, and ‘For fecks sake, lost again’ featured foremost in my mind. In fact I had to struggle … More Rejected!
It’s nearly here. The Irish Blog Awards are tomorrow night. Yikes! Is this what I signed up for when I began blogging? I think not. I am rarely happier than when I am sitting down behind my laptop writing. The freedom I feel as I release my thoughts onto a page is similar to free … More Coming out from hiding.
Today is a good day! Take a look to your right and you will see my shiny new badge. I have been shortlisted for the Irish Blog awards in the Best Personal Blog category. It says ‘short’list but actually it’s still quite a long list if you ask me. Late last night as I was … More Thank you my blogging friends.
I have been nominated for Best Blog Post in the Irish Blog awards for my post ‘What do you see when you’re looking at me?’. I am of course thrilled to be nominated and this post is one I am particularly happy with. For those who do not wish to press the link above, the post … More What do you see when you’re looking at me?
Okay maybe that was a small bit dramatic, but sure now that you’ve begun to read you might as well carry on. I’m expecting visitors. Guests. VIPs. Unless your house is the one I dream of, I bet you go on a major clean up before visitors come to stay. I know I do and … More Warning warning, this blog is about to change forever!
Just a quick late night post to pass on my thank you to anyone who took the time to nominate me for this years Irish Blog Awards. I am thrilled to have my nomination accepted, even if I shamelessly pointed you in that direction. Last year I managed to make the finals, but being new … More Thank you, I’m chuffed.
Here we go. Once again a shameless post begging asking for a nomination in the Irish Blog Awards. Last year I was a new blogger, having only been blogging for five months when these awards came up. I was blown away to make it to the finals, but waaaah I didn’t win. Thankfully time heals, … More Hint hint!
I was wondering if any of my fellow bloggers would consider nominating me for one of these awards. I am not expecting to win it but it would be nice if I could make contact with some of my own countrymen and get my blog and writing out there. The details are here.http://www.blogawardsireland.com/nominations-open/ If … More Shamelessly seeking nomination for Irish blog award.