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Wednesday, 19 October 2011

thinking of the days

To be fair, I don't quite know what I'm doing or why I'm here.

I'm talking about the blogging world and not real life -although come to think of it...no, no, I think I''ll be ok.

But back to blogging - it's true I don't know what I'm doing technically.I'm about as useful as a gnat's whatsit when it came to following instructions on blogspot.com .Setting this up has not been straightforward and I've found many new words I don't understand like link fields and float alignments.They mean nothing to me, but I've been saying the word "bollocks" alot...now, that's a word I know well.

SO why am I here?

Well, I love reading other people's blogs - all these windows on others' worlds that delight, entertain and intrigue.You could call me a blogging tart as I read blogs about gardening, self sufficiency, writing,music, beachlife - you name it, I'll read it.

But who will read this? I have no idea. What will I write? I don't know yet, anything that tickles my fancy I suppose.

In my working world I'm a journalist, I appear on radio and give talks. I'm really nosy so I get to go to some places others don't and I get to meet such interesting people.So this blog "thinking of the days" will reflect those, and also the days I spend doing what I love and being with the people I love.

Oh, and music.I can't not write about music - the tracks I adore,and the bands I see .

So,here we are...first blog nearly complete.But not quite....the soundtrack to this first blog has to be "Days " by the Kinks.

"Thank you for the days
Those endless days, those sacred days you gave me
I'm thinking of the days
I won't forget a single day, believe me.......
Here's a lovely version of the song performed at Glastonbury last year



So here we are.....hello!

7 comments:

  1. Welcome to the blogging world. I wouldn't dream of calling you a blogging tart! But, even though I love the Kink's 'Days', you do realise that I'll be humming this song all day now!

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  2. Have fun and welcome.
    How gutting you can't blog about music.

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  3. Welcome to blogland! Sounds like a great list of topics--I'll look forward to reading!

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  4. Welcome to blogging.I've been blogging for a few months now and have met some lovely people. I,like you read a lot of blogs and that's what made me start.Look forward to your posts.

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  5. *waves* Helloooo, Bridget! What a lovely photo - both of your garden and of you! Looking forward immensely to reading about... anything, everything, whatever! Much love xx

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  6. Thanks for the warm welcome everyone! From old friends Ros and Lesley and new ones.I just know this is going to be a blast....

    I will be blogging about music pinkoddy....it's been such a huge part of my life....and although I forgot to mention it , I'll also be blogging about food.I love food -cooking it, eating and growing it!

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  7. This is great news that you have started to blog! Blogging has changed my life and introduced me to loads of new people and ideas.

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