Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author, Ritu Bhathal

Hello everyone! This week I'm thrilled to bring you one of my most favorite people in the blogging world, Ritu Bhathal. Not only is she a successful blogger, but she is also an author and a poet... and that doesn't include all the other jobs she has. I asked her to pick three or four questions … Continue reading Conversations With Colleen: Meet Author, Ritu Bhathal

Loving Me A Giphy! #BloggingTips

Did you know that we can share GIFS from GIPHY.COM to our WordPress comments? I didn’t either, but thanks to Ritu, we can learn how. ❤

PLUS: you can share in a post! It’s fairy magic!

 

 

But I Smile Anyway...

You know I have my faithful Bitmoji avatar which I use on most of my posts. I do love her!

She’s got the feisty nature I might not really portray in my day to day life!

But I wasn’t feeling fulfilled…

I was getting jealous of those bloggers who were using GIFS within the body of their texts.

And it is possibly something most of you know how to do, but if you’re anything like me, you would be in awe of those little moving pictures too!

So I discovered how to add GIFs to my posts!

Isn’t that just the coolest?

Then Colleen, the Fairy Whisperer, asked me how I managed to get the GIF in my comments, and I knew I had to share my newfound knowledge! You can’t call me a selfish blogger!

So, here is a quick step-by-step guide to how to add a GIF from…

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Author Spotlight; Ritu Bhathal and Poetry Rituals.

An amazing interview with Ritu Bhathal! ❤

Fiction is Food

Poetry is a mysterious thing to me. Epics I have warmed to, how the minutia works is for better minds than mine. Enter Ritu, an enthusiastic poetess and successful blogger.

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Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Poetic RITUals,” by Ritu Bhathal

Title: Poetic RITUals Amazon Author Page:  Ritu Bhathal Publication Date: June 29, 2016 Formats: Paperback & Kindle Genres: Poetry, Teen & Young Adult, Women's Goodreads https://read.amazon.com/kp/card?asin=B01H46DN5Q&preview=inline&linkCode=kpe&ref_=cm_sw_r_kb_dp_oe5xAb4WSV9SE IN THE AUTHOR’S WORDS: Delve into a book of verse exploring different topics and different genres, all with a RITUal twist. A collection of poetry drawing on the experiences of the writer, ranging from matters … Continue reading Colleen’s 2018 #Book #Reviews – “Poetic RITUals,” by Ritu Bhathal

Colleen’s #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge #63 – Cover & Precipitation (#SynonymsOnly)

WELCOME TO TANKA TUESDAY! Hi! I'm glad to see you here. Are you ready to write some poetry? HERE'S THE CATCH: You can't use the prompt words! SYNONYMS ONLY! I hope you will support each other with visits to blogs and by leaving comments. Sharing each other's work on social media is always nice too. I know … Continue reading Colleen’s #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge #63 – Cover & Precipitation (#SynonymsOnly)

Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 44 – #Haiku #Haibun or #Tanka: HUNT & FIND

HAPPY Poetry Tuesday, everyone! Can you believe today is the first day of August? Where does the time go? Are you ready to get groovy with your poetry? Then, you're in the right place! Pull up a chair, and let's write some poetry. Image credit: alaskacarnate.com Click the link to learn about the Poet, John … Continue reading Colleen’s Weekly #Poetry Challenge # 44 – #Haiku #Haibun or #Tanka: HUNT & FIND

Silver’s Tea Party – Let’s Celebrate National Fairy Day!

Hello, and good day! Welcome to my June Tea Party! Much like the weekend coffee sharing event from Part-Time Monster, my monthly tea party is where I like to catch up with friends, old and new! This is also a way for me to introduce you to some great new blogs and people that I have virtually … Continue reading Silver’s Tea Party – Let’s Celebrate National Fairy Day!