30 Things To Do When You’re Bored

Ever since I started properly blogging, I hoped my words were reaching someone out there. I know that blogging is not about the numbers, but I couldn’t help being excited about a hint or two that people were actually reading my writing. It took a lot of wistful staring at the stats page and swallowing my fear to talk to veteran bloggers and, of course, actually posting content (more or less) regularly.

And a year or two later, there are suddenly 300 of you.

Granted, some of those 300 are probably not even real people (robots or spammers or robot spammers?). And yes, it’s not all about the numbers. But regardless of all that, behind that number is an indication that at least some people are taking the time to read a flash fiction here or a literary rant there. And that makes me very happy.

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16 Things To Do When You’re Bored

  1. Doodle
  2. Poke someone continually on Facebook
  3. Poke someone continually in real life
  4. Run away before they hit you
  5. Listen to the sea in a conch shell
  6. Think of words that start with an ‘x’
  7. Try to talk without using your tongue
  8. Twiddle your thumbs and try not to let them touch
  9. Write a letter without using the letter ‘h’
  10. Play Snap by yourself. Win.
  11. Try origami
  12. Make a mini rainbow (materials needed: a prism of some sort and sunlight)
  13. Learn how to spell pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis
  14. Write a villanelle
  15. Take random photos
  16. Make lists

Note: This is my 50th post on this blog! 51st coming soon 😉

Update: Liked this? You’ll love 30 Things to do When You’re Bored (no guarantees though)!