The Sock Zone

A little bit of random

A to Z Challenge starting soon! March 29, 2013

Filed under: Uncategorized — Cynthia @ 12:23 pm

In four days the A to Z Challenge will be starting. With over 1500 participants, It should be a great blog hop and a real learning experience.

There is still time to sign up!

I’m gathering up my thoughts and will have a generalized everyday feeling to my blog. I’m sure some adventures, maybe some wisdom, throw in a day of panic or two and maybe have some fun along the way. Sign ups can be found here.

 

A to Z Challenge Update March 14, 2013

Filed under: Writing — Cynthia @ 9:24 pm
Tags:

      Have you ever had the feeling that you’ve bitten off more than you can chew and you’re ready to choke on it, but you’re excited about it at the same time? I’ve got that feeling.  No, I think I’m petrified.

463b

      Why? you may ask? Well I’ve entered a writing challenge and to be quite frank, I suck at writing. So why did I decide to do this? Well I’m hoping after a month-long challenge I might learn a thing or two about writing, especially blogging.

      At this time over a 1000 participants are signed up for this challenge and more are being added each day . Some are professionals and some like me, are hoping for a clue.

     The challenge begins April 1, hopefully I won’t put anyone to sleep…….

     Want to join the A to Z Challenge?  Sign ups are still going on here

 

 Picture by my son Bryar
 

Out of Slumber……… March 4, 2013

Filed under: Thoughts,Writing — Cynthia @ 12:09 am
Tags: , , ,

     It’s been years since I’ve dusted off this blog. The cobwebs are thick and sagging and it’s time get creative again. I have been posting regularly to my jewelry blog Created Treasures so I have remained active in the blogging world.

     I’ve been feeling out of sorts lately and as much as I love reading my facebook, it has begun to bore me. I have actually started reading books again……It hasn’t been my favorite pastime, but I have been enjoying it. Crawling under my electric blanket and winding down with a book, has been the perfect destressor.  For me, this is amazing. I must own a few thousand books and have probably only read about 20 of them, I kid you not. My husband has always been the reader in the family and I am lucky if I can read a magazine article without falling asleep.

     I came across a blog with a challenge, a blogging from A to Z challenge. Not that I am very good with writing, but surely I can come up with something.

     Anyone else up for a challenge? It begins April 1 and lasts through the whole month minus all Sundays.  Signups are here.

    (more…)

 

 
philosophical Epiphany

Philosophy / Mind / Art

Here Comes The Sun

Due to google scrubbing, it is best to use Bling when searching articles: https://www.bing.com/search?q=dublinmick&qs=n&form=QBLH&pq=dublinmick&sc=8-10&sp=-1&sk=&cvid=9f9208127e3748adbc47034a8a5f662b

The Druid in the Swamp

Druidic Musings from the Texas Gulf Coast

Narrowback Slacker

A lady's got to know her limitations.

Business & Money

The latest news and commentary on the economy, the markets, and business

The Wilderness of Mirrors

In general it is where the American public has found itself with regards to its politicians and the media that is suppose to hold them accountable.

Heart of a Country Home

Southern and Low Carb Recipes from a Country Kitchen

A Word in Your Ear

Stories and Photographs of my travels, Tales of friends, family, animals and my life

Street of Dreams

A literary blog of poet, playwright and essayist Rachael Stanford

Shedding Light

Always looking for the light, beauty and humor in life

bottledworder

easy reading is damn hard writing

Gotta Find a Home

Conversations with Street People

Grow up proper

A raw view on life

Easy Peasy All-in-One Homeschool

A complete, free online Christian homeschool curriculum for your family and mine

Wiley's Girl Jewelry

Victorian Elegance & Bohemian Flair

The Weaving Word

Weaving together the threads that make up my passion for the written word...as an author, editor, and follower of The Word.

Memoirs of the Heart

An honest account of my life so far

Chris Martin Writes

Sowing seeds for the Kingdom

Writings of a Mrs

Follow my journey to writing, Blogging and publishing my musings..

Marty F. Nemec

Posts about media, sports, video games, and other random things.

briarpatchsustainable

A study In sustainable living

Afroculinaria

Exploring Culinary Traditions of Africa, African America and the African Diaspora

The Wasatchman

Thoughts from a Modern Explorer

Things I See and Know

The master plan for reaching my goals in 2013

Discovering Ministry

A Ministry Journal

Maia Rainwood Design

fire + metal + stone

Magical Designs

The magic begins with you!

'Homecoming' Blog

The Official Blog for author Sue Ann Bowling

Share Your Articles

“If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.”

A Birder´s Blog

"Everybody loves what they know"

dou ♥ dou

Handmade Birds and Animal Sculptures

JaniceHeck

Finding hope in a chaotic world...

Defying Leviticus.

Gay Contemporary & Historical Romance.

Book Hub, Inc.

The Total Book Experience

PragueByKaty

How I see the beautiful city of Prague and surroundings.

Lightning Droplets

Little flecks of inspiration and creativity

maggiemaeijustsaythis

through the darkness there is light

cancer killing recipe

Just another WordPress.com site

Megan Has OCD

About Mental Health, Daily Struggles, and Whatever Else Pops in My Head

Stacey Haggard Brewer

Writer, editor, sometimes photographer and occasional artist. Always a dreamer.

Mama Bear Musings

Thoughts and Writings that have been Hibernating in my Mind