A Genie and an Introduction-#2 in the Series on Writing Blogs by Cher’ley


Great tips for blogging from author Cherley Grogg.

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A Genie grants this blogger a wish. The blogger says “I love Hawaii but I don’t like to fly and I hate boats. Could you build a highway from here to Hawaii?”The Genie says, “I think you fell off a boat. Do you know how hard it would be to sink pilings in the Pacific Ocean? Or how much concrete and asphalt you’d need for 2,000 miles of highway? I probably couldn’t even get an environmental impact release?” The blogger says “OK, then I’d like to have 1 million people like my blog.” The Genie says “Would you like a two lane highway or a four lane highway?”

There are some basic things you need to know about writing your first paragraph or the introduction to your blog.

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1.    Snag the Reader’s Attention

Tell a story, so the reader immediately feels an emotional resonance with the piece. You could tell…

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Author of Fearless Fiction, L.Leander is an author, freelancer and songwriter. She says she credits her love of singing to her father, and her artistic talents to her mother, who was a painter. Both loved to read and write poems and short stories. "Nothing makes me as happy as curling up with a good book, or my guitar," Ms. Leander says. INZARED, QUEEN OF THE ELEPHANT RIDERS is the author's first novel. She is currently working on the sequel and a non-fiction series.

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