Welcome to Bookish Blatherings, a Bad Bird Reads feature where I ramble about bookish or bloggerish things and hopefully you will join in on the discussion.
This is going to be a short one this week. It’s 11:25pm right now and I have to get up at 5:30am. I need to write a blog post. Now, I know some of you write your posts weeks or days ahead of time but that’s just never going to be me. I tried, it never stuck. So, back to my whining. I need to write a post but I am dead-ass tried. I want to go to bed, but I hate skipping a posting day. I can when I really need to but I rather not.
Now, don’t get me wrong, I love blogging. Never want to give it up. But some days are just super long for me and it’s hard to write something every day, even though I enjoy it. I think what I need is a type of post that takes me like 15-20 minutes to write. I would say, on average, most my posts take about an hour all together. Some a little less, some a little more. But I need to find a quickie post type I can write when I need to go to bed but I still want to publish something interesting that people would enjoy. And not a meme. I do one once a week, sometimes two on the rare occasion, and that is enough for me.
Have any of you dealt with a similar situation? Am I the only one? Is it wrong to want to write a quickie post? It makes me feel like a bad blogger. Or a slacker. Maybe I shouldn’t post anything. Which is worse, skipping a posting day or publishing a quickie post? But what I really want to know is…