Day 6’s topic is ‘Favourites and Motivations’:
If you have been blogging for a while, what is your favorite sentence or blogpost that you have ever written? Is it diabetes related or just life related? If you are a new blogger and don’t have a favorite yet, tell us what motivated you to start sharing your story by writing a blog?
My favourite blog post of mine
My favourite is one I wrote for DblogWeek2014 for Poetry Tuesday entitled ‘A Childhood All Gone’. I was so nervous to release the first poetry I’d written since school days, especially one about something so emotional. I remember hovering over the ‘Publish’ button thinking should I or shouldn’t I, so I was overwhelmed with the responses I got to it.
Here’s an excerpt:
My favourite article from Circles of Blue
…is of course one of Amy’s and although it’s incredibly hard for me to read I just love her own story of her own diagnosis, aged 10.
Diagnosis – a diabetic 10 year old’s viewpoint
I only have one motivation in this world of diabetes and here she is getting ready to go on stage at yesterday’s National Paediatric Team Meeting in Birmingham and speak to a couple of hundred paediatric health care professionals.