Why Is This So Difficult?

It is no wonder that many writers struggle with all the social media. I watch my daughters and husband whip through and around four and five different platforms with apparent ease while I spend an hour or more just trying to post an edited draft to my blog.

I think I need to update certain links but can’t figure out how to accomplish that. I know I saved the edited draft before I went looking for how to update the link and now I can’t find the draft to post. Frustrated with my inability to learn how to function within the limited social media sites I have chosen. Instead of trying to do it all I have deliberately limited myself to Facebook, LinkedIn, and WordPress, though I have been playing with another site for pure personal entertainment until I understand it better.

How many social media platforms are needed anyway? What are your focused platforms?

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About TimberDark Writer

Simply, I am passionate about writing and dancing. I also love reading, quilting and hunting. I have written stories since childhood. I have a degree in English, taught in a parochial school, substituted K-12, raised three daughters, coached and refereed youth soccer, square danced since I was seven, and created and hand quilted award winning quilts. When not writing I assist my husband teach square dancing 3-4 times a week, co-coach an historical dance exhibition team and I hunt with my family and friends to fill the freezer. I have two award winning novels. "The Blood,"published in May 2014 is a multiple award winner, placing third in both the Science Fiction and Fantasy categories of the 2014 EVVY Awards, from Colorado Independent Publishers Association and received a four star review by Foreword Clarion Review in May 2016. The second novel, "The Balance", was published in September 2016, placed second in Science Fiction in the 2017 EVVY Awards. Both books are available on Amazon and in the young adult fiction shelves at The Tattered Cover Book Store in the Denver, Colorado metro area. Book three of the series, "The Blades" is under construction. My TimberDark Writer blog is a part of my writing process. You are invited to share in the journey. Contact me at Allynn@Timberdark.com or on my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/TimberdarkPublications/
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