Tag: blog

May 09 2016

Reflections on the #atozchallenge, being a blogger, the blogging community, and an unpublished book

Reflections Post I’m reflecting on who I want to be as a blogger after completing my fifth A to Z Challenge. I want my blog to be smart, insightful, and always fun to read. I like “thinking posts” and getting opinions from my readers. Books and writing are my niche, so I focus largely on …

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Mar 18 2016

What Turns People Away From A Blog

Q.6: What would turn you off from a blog right away? #azchat #atozchallenge — Heather M. Gardner (@hmgardner) March 18, 2016 This question created a great discussion! Keep the conversation going. Put your answer in the comments! You can also reply on Twitter, just be sure to include “#azchat A6” in your tweet. @JLenniDorner on …

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Jan 01 2015

Social Networking

Socialize online with J Lenni Dorner: Best ways to reach me: Send a message via Twitter or leave a comment on the Hi post or any other blog post.

Apr 24 2014

Blog host going down- moving to WordPress ASAP

I woke up to an email advising me that I have to move to WordPress or lose everything.  As such, I have turned off the petition to give me the option to disable CAPTCHA. (It no longer seems relevant.) Thank you to all 76 signers.  Hopefully I can maintain my URL, and move EVERYTHING from …

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Jun 29 2013

Check out the Blog Button Design Battle Contest this week please

Welcome to Round 3 of the Blog Button Design Battle: Season 2 with Peacoats & Plaid. Want to know who won Round 2? Drum roll please… Congrats to Bethany from The Sepia Puppy! Bethany’s winning button design: The runnner-up spot goes to Hannah from Joyful Life. Hannah’s design: This week’s participants include: Diane from Vintage Zest …

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Jun 28 2013

Blogger versus offline

So I came across this fantastic blog post about how a blogger personality and the real life person can be slightly different. This feels very true to me. I decided to create a similar post. See the original by clicking the image:   Blogger J Lenni Dorner wears professional outfits. Offline J is in pajamas …

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Jun 08 2013

Blog Button Design Battle

                                                       I found this post and thought I would give it a go. The catch? The button had to be 150×150. The link up button I currently feature is …

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May 06 2013

Liebster thoughts thanks to Dy

While a Liebster winner does not normally answer the questions of those they nominate, Dy Saturday inspired me with the questions posed. I hope my answers are enjoyable.   11.) You have two options for your memory: you can either be hated or forgotten instantly. Which one would you choose, and, as always, why? 11- …

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Apr 07 2013

Ra-Son Blogger Type Indicator Profile Test

While surfing the A to Z challenge, I came across a sidebar link that brought me to this little gem. The picture below represents my results. What are your results?

Oct 20 2012

Blurred Reality Blog Hop

Calling all writers of paranormal, science fiction, fantasy, horror and speculative fiction genres. This blog hop is for you. Letting imagination take flight to places unseen and sometimes, close to home. Where the creatures that go bump in the night wear masks and the humans who move among us might be more of a monster …

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Sep 05 2012

The Next Big Thing Blog Hop (Week 13)

My thanks to Lisa for tagging me. Her post(s) and blog(s) can be found here: http://www.imaginationalley.wordpress.com http://www.lisavandiver.blogspot.com     What is the working title of your book? Fractions of Existence (Book 1 of the Existence series) Where did the idea come from for the book? The characters told me to write it. I put it …

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Jul 11 2012

Liebster Blog Award

My deepest and most sincere thanks to @nicolehill17 from http://nicolefaithhill.blogspot.com for the gift of this award.  The rules are:    1. Thank and link back to the person who presented you with the award. Add the award logo to your blog.   2. Answer the eleven questions posted for the nominees.   3. Share eleven random facts about …

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May 01 2012

Why I blog

http://blog.thepriyas.com/2012/03/30/blogging-getting-started.aspx I recently read this and found it to be absolutely worthwhile. I am going to take a moment here to jot down my thoughts.   Be clear about what it is you want in return, and write it (all) down.   1- I want to connect with new readers/ fans. 2- I want to …

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