A Blogger’s Valentine

 

Roses are red, violets are blue
My post is still blank, and I haven’t a clue.

I remember the days when just starting out,
A domain name took days upon weeks to come about.

They spoke of hosting, a term I would discover,
Is somewhere in space my dear website would hover.

Should I design myself or shell out some dough?
Graphic design here I come. 100 bucks for a logo?

I published my first post for all to see,
One like from my mom. Sad, I agree.

Edit and edit and edit some more,
Publish. Oh crap, it’s “for” not “four”.

The comments started building with rave reviews,
With 50% spam for Louis Vuitton shoes.

I swore I would kick this 9 to 5,
But then the lights would go out and the water’d run dry.

After all of the stress I still can’t wait to come home,
By myself in a room, but never alone.

Sometimes I want to punch the screen through,

But Happy Valentine’s Day blog, I still love you.

And Happy Valentine’s Day to all the tireless bloggers out there.

See ya next time…

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About Joe Warnimont

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Comments

  1. Cute πŸ˜‰

  2. I think this is the only bit of corniness I’ll condone on Valentine’s Day! I don’t really partake in the collective fuss that is February the 14th, but this was sweet and not altogether inconsequential.
    I’ll go ahead and mentally recite this in my own little corner of the Internet -at last, a good love story πŸ™‚

  3. That’s awesome=) Happy Valentine’s Day, fellow blogger. May your words never run dry and thus your screen never be blank.

  4. Yup, feel the ups and downs of that love too. Happy Valentine’s Day Joe. Nice rhyme scheme πŸ˜‰

  5. Love it!
    And it rhymes, too.
    Happy Valentines to all bloggers, may our inspiration never run dry!

  6. Great! Especially love the one like…from Mom <3

  7. Happy V-day everyone!

  8. Thanks for following my blog, Joe! I have enjoyed exploring a bit over here on your blog today–and I’ll be back! πŸ™‚

  9. Adorable post; Happy Valentine’s Day!

  10. Liked your poem. Truth in it and it made me smile. Happy Valentine’s Day to you.

  11. A straight-up G, aren’t you? A peculiar love story, between a blogger and the blog. Love-hate, sometimes, but they come around in the end.

  12. Wait… Have you been spying on me? It’s always refreshing to read that others are not perfecting their blog ‘with the greatest of ease’ as one would think.
    I’m so often diligently writing at midnight, just to make sure mine publishes at the promised weekly time. I think only my mom knows when that time is… =0)
    Love the poem and the smiles it brought. Happy Valentines to you.

  13. Such a cute, fun poem… Loved it!
    Simple truth…simply put… πŸ™‚

  14. Mm, with you there. You’d probably like my Bitter? Twisted Valentine post! Thanks so much for following First Night and liking my post on Rogues & Vagabonds. Much appreciated.

  15. Haah! I Like… πŸ™‚

  16. Love it. Fun post, fun site. Thanks for stopping by Soulsify and liking my post. Hope to see you again.

  17. Nice!

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  19. Hey! Really cute rhyme! Not your usual Valentine Mush but such a delight! I really liked it πŸ™‚ Thanks for following my blog at Address Is Not Available too πŸ™‚

  20. I am absolutely in love with this piece…down right hilarious and superb..bit late but still happy V day πŸ™‚

  21. Rhea Taylor says:

    I love your site! Thanks for visiting and following mine πŸ™‚ I will see you again, and again πŸ™‚

  22. I can’t find the like button. XD
    I like your blog.