Blog Pitch Party 2: Pitch Your Blog And Attract New Followers

Thank you so much for giving us this opportunity. I am reblogging this to get the word out.

The Return of the Modern Philosopher

invitedSince Spring Training has started, I’ve certainly got pitching on my mind, Modern Philosophers.

However, not all pitching is limited to the type that takes place on a baseball field.

I’ve been thinking about the wildly successful Blog Pitch Party I threw back in July, and I thought it was time to host another.

As you know, I’m also a screenwriter.  When I was lived in California, I’d get invited by producers to a pitch meeting.  Basically, they’d ask about my scripts, and then based on a few sentences from me, they’d decide if they were interested in reading any of them.

keep wrtingI thought that same progress would work perfectly with blogs.  Why not bring a little Hollywood to the blogging world, Modern Philosophers?

In the comment section, pitch your blog.  Give us the name, a link, and up to three sentences describing your blog.

If you choose to participate…

View original post 225 more words

Spread The Word To End The Word

I am reblogging this to get the word out to erase the ‘R’ word. I am also posting a post I put up last week on this same subject.

MY COLLEGE ODYSSEY

As many of you already know, I am not only an aspiring writer, but a college student studying to become an elementary school teacher with a double major in Psychology and Special Education. My roommates and I are teeming up to spread awareness to stop the offensive use of the word “retarded.” Like this post, share it, join our Facebook event below or vow to take this pledge with us!

We pledge #Respect through our words and actions. Will you? Pledge now to create communities of inclusion for people with ID.

Take the pledge:

http://www.r-word.org/r-word-pledge.aspx

Join our Facebook event group:

https://www.facebook.com/events/900694403286071/

Screen Shot 2015-03-07 at 8.55.06 PM

View original post