(Try saying that five times fast!)
It came as somewhat of a shock when I found out I had gained over 1,000 followers. Super bloggers might laugh at that number, but I find it to be a source of pride and inspiration. It continues to make me feel honored and humbled that there are people out there willing to spend some time in their days to view my blog.
However, I’m afraid I haven’t done enough to show my appreciation. In the past, whenever I got a new follower, I always made it a point to thank the person for the follow and return the favor by following back if they had a blog of their own. I haven’t been able to do this lately.
The same went for the likes I received. Generally, I tried to look at their profiles, and if they came from blog owners, I would pay their sites a visit and thank them or leave a comment or two. I haven’t been doing that, either.
Since I feel particularly remorseful, I might as well make this confession complete. I have done absolutely nothing about the last dozen or so awards I’ve been nominated for. Do you see a pattern here? What does this tell you about me? I hate to imagine what Emily Post will say. Bad manners never bode well, and I intend to put a stop to this string of extremely rude behaviors on my part.
So, this post is dedicated to you, my readers and followers, to show my love and appreciation.