A Benchmark: 1,000 Followers

Thank You to All Who have Joined my Journey


I must admit, I wasn’t sure this day would happen. There have been times I was close to 1,000 and then followers dropped. I never sought out why. I just assumed bots played a role so I wished them farewell. July marks five years for R.O.E. and I would be lying if I didn’t disclose inept feelings of failure as far as growing a following are concerned. However, the gratitude I have for the intimate, engaged community that follows my journey far outweighs the insidious low self-esteem that occasionally creeps in.


Thank you to all 1,008 of you who follow!


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11 Replies to “A Benchmark: 1,000 Followers”

  1. Congrats – that’s awesome!

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  2. Luna Phoxx says:

    Congratulations! That’s quite the achievement! I’m so happy to have found your blog through a comment on one of Ashley’s posts. I hope I was follower 999!!!
    Keep on writing XoL

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  3. Try not to fucus on followers but the quality of the followers. I would rather have less folllowers and have less who engage in conversation. It gets crazy when you look at the numbers.

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  4. Congrats, by the way

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  5. Simon says:

    It’s a pleasure to be here 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  6. girlieboy69 says:

    That’s wonderful and inspiring. You are right to say it is the interactions that matter most.

    Liked by 1 person

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