Throughout October, Follow Friday posts focus on blogs posting about things that are well October related. The last three weeks the focus was horror, Halloween and Canadian Thanksgiving. Can you believe that today is the fourth Friday in October? Thankfully, glorious October has five Fridays.
There is a lot going on at from the sticks to the bricks and back again this October. Two guest blogging opportunities (Ghouls, Goblins & Guest Bloggers and The Blogging Life) and a Facebook Promotion were announced in October.
The Facebook Promotion and Ghouls, Ghosts & Goblins run through October while The Blogging Life is a ongoing guest blogging opportunity. Continue reading
On Thursday, the first of Octember I said that I was looking forward to a month filled with blog posts dedicated to what makes October well October. I also announced that I was running a month-long contest on Facebook, where the prize is a copy of Stephen King’s latest book, The Bazaar of Bad Dreams. Not a bad start to the month. Continue reading
Happy First of Octember! Octember is my favorite month of the year and this year I am looking forward to a month filled with blog posts dedicated to what makes it so special. Colorful leaves, things that go bump in the night, pumpkins and hot apple cider from a local New England farm stand.
The first of Octember is here. A cause for celebration in my world. Octember, or October as most people refer to it, is one of my favorite months.
I don’t give up on summer until we are well into Octember, some years November. Octember days are glorious, warm and colorful and it’s mornings and nights promise cooler temperatures. Many of my fellow New Englanders have already broken out the boots and cable sweaters. I, for my part, am still sporting my flip-flops and capris. Sure, sometimes the brisk morning air nibbles at my toes; I am a hearty New Englander, I
can take it. The freedom and the sunshine on my toes are well worth an occasional nibble. I have thought of upgrading to a pair of L.L. Bean shearling flip-flops, I could commute in those right up until Thanksgiving.
My affection for Octember started…
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