My Post for July 7, 2017

It’s still July 7th where I am and I just published a post with the theme of 7.

Famous Sayings: #69 — ‘Lucky Number 7’

It’s similar to my first post about the number 13.


Independence Day Posts

Hello, everyone. I hope you’re enjoying your day/evening.

Last year, I made a couple of posts around Independence Day that are still some of my personal favorites.

Famous Sayings: #17 — ‘The Land of the Free…’

I Explicate: The New Colossus

I also made a new post today about the history of fireworks.

Why Do We Use Fireworks on the Fourth of July?

Why do you think pyrotechnics became a fixture on Independence Day in the United States? Well, I have a few answers and they’re all pretty interesting.

Today, I published a new…

Today, I published a new post and I had so much fun doing the research for it.

Famous Sayings: #68 — ‘Stubborn As a Mule’

In some ways, it’s connected to a previous post I wrote:

Famous Sayings: #63 — ‘[As] Strong As an Ox’

Commemorating Juneteenth

Today is Juneteenth, so I thought I would make a post about it:
I Want to Commemorate Juneteenth

Please check it out.

Social Media

Hi all, is there a way for us to quickly connect on social media?

I know a number of us have started Facebook pages and have Twitter accounts.

Should we promote them here?

New Weekly Feature?

Hi All,

Today, I just published a news roundup. This might be a new feature, depending on the feedback I get. Please check it out and tell me what you think.

News Roundup (Week of Nov. 13-19, 2016)

Intermediate Customization: Last 7 Assignments

Hi All,

I finally got around to finishing the assignments for the Blogging: Intermediate Customization course. Here are the posts I made that correspond to the work I did:

My Background and Fonts (October 4, 2016)
‘Taking a Break’ and Evaluating My Widgets
Revisiting My Sidebar
3 Assignments in One

Overall, this was a pretty fun course when I took the time to read about the assignments and take the suggestions. I would recommend it for anyone contemplating changes to their theme or to get the ball rolling in that area.