Last Updated: July 28, 2022
It is Thursday evening...almost Friday!Where has the week gone? I didn't accomplish half of what I had intended?Have you ever felt that way? I know I have. Often.Sure, I had an excuse this week. That hacker thing I wrote about. If you missed it, check it out here.https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/dianek59/blog/hacker...and then I followed up with some other information here:https://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/dianek59/blog/the-fun-contin...I had intended to complete the training for how to craft a gr
The Fun Continues.
Last Updated: July 27, 2022
No Sarcasm IntendedIt's true, the past weekend was filled with stress and anxiety as I fretted over the results of a hacker, virus, or whatever name I chose at the moment. I had a few and none of them were nice. I was angry, mad (at myself, too, for not having even more security) sad, concerned...so many emotions.Monday and Tuesday found me dealing with upgrading security functions, finding plugin that were incompatible with the new security, and...oh so many other issues.Thanks again to Site S
Last Updated: July 24, 2022
Hackers- more than just annoying!As I was checking one of my websites yesterday, I noticed a new user with Admin privileges. Well, the red alert in my mind came up and I quickly deleted the user and checked for any damage. In hindsight, I should have gone to site support first, rather than just deleting the user. I did ask them about it after I deleted and they gave me a couple of suggestions (including password changes) which I had already done.Day 2But then when I opened my WA website page to
New Writing Companion!
Last Updated: July 22, 2022
Yes, my new writing companion is here!Anyone with furkids knows that while it's impossible to replace one that has passed, sometimes the best medicine is to add another to your heart. This little girl has already wrapped herself around my heart!I have several furkids that stay close to me throughout the day. Each one is irreplaceable. I miss my Fire girlhttps://my.wealthyaffiliate.com/dianek59/blog/saying-goodbye...and will never replace her. I don't even want to.But this little girl, as yet un
Inspiration and Habits
Last Updated: June 27, 2022
Working when you aren't inspiredAs I coach others, a common concern I hear is how to work when they just don't feel inspired.And I understand that. I used to believe that we writers need to feel inspired to continue each day. After all, isn't that why Hemingway and so many other writers chose to live or vacation at Key West?To a point, we do need some inspiration for certain types of writing. And for Hemingway, Key West was his place to find it. It worked for him. I've been to Key West and yes,