Culture Lifestyle

Would you pay to read my blog?

📰 Substack 🐦 Twitter Super Follow 💰 Patreaon 💻 WordPress Premium Content Walled gardens are going up, but do people deserve to be paid for what they post? I have to say, getting paid for blogging is appealing. Since enabling ads in December, I’ve earned a whole $0.68 in ad revenue. Thank you for the […]


Writing in Public

I started the year with big plans to do lots of writing. I had goals for my blog to beat last year’s stats. The fact is, I have hardly written this year. It’s not surprising. 2020 has been a s*** show for everyone with a pandemic sweeping the globe. So, what happened? If anything, physically […]

Business Technology

The Future of Lilyotron: 200th Post!

This is my 200th blog post on Lilyotron! This post, believe it or not, is inspired by December’s Better Homes and Garden’s Editor’s Letter. Instead of acting like they had all the answers to 2020’s New Year’s resolutions (let’s face it, they have a lot of them), editor, Stephen Orr, admits that magazine creators, like […]

My Story Personal Development

Holly Jolly 2019 Blog Roundup

The end of the year is upon us. It’s one of my favorite times because I enjoy looking back at the year. Going into a new year is always a bit daunting. New Years resolutions, goals, now people are setting intentional “words” for the year. How is it all going to pan out? Well, it […]

Book Reviews Personal Development

Top Tips on How to Write a Book from Writer Fest Nashville

“Writer’s feel called to write and share it with an audience.” @WriterFestNSH It’s the last month of the year and I am only 10 posts away to having 200 on Lilyotron. That means it’s time to get back in the saddle and write! What better way to do that then recap Writer Fest in Nashville […]

Business Personal Development

Business Reads from Chicago’s Top Business Schools

I just came back from an awesome weekend in Chicago. I hung out with my best friend, Kaila, and attended two days of FABTECH. There is lots to write about and share. First I wanted to make this quick post about this new reading material Kaila shared with me. Broad Shoulders A woman’s professional group […]