How to Birth a Blog in Nine Painful Months

Amy J. Devitt, Ph.D.
5 min readAug 26, 2018

Or 3 years

Baby in hand, Pixabay Public Domain CC0 Creative Commons

​It’s my anniversary! No, I don’t mean my wedding anniversary (though that was just a week ago. Happy anniversary, sweetie!) It’s my blog’s anniversary, which is either three years old or just over two years old. So I thought I’d share lessons I learned from birthing and raising a blog.

Amy J. Devitt, Ph.D.

Writer, teacher, researcher, optimist. I explore language & everyday genres to help people see & choose the language & genres they use.