First blog post

This is the post excerpt.

Hi. I have been following several blogs recently. My friend Dawn has a site,Tales From the Motherland, that I love following. She gets creative and responds to prompts from other sites. I often comment. I did a little blogging this past summer on a tour to Croatia. It was fun, challenging, took more time that I thought it would, but I did it. Recently, Dawn posted a prompt that began with The Last Time I… I really had a story to tell and decided to get with it. I retired from teaching and running my own school for 30 some years. It’s already been a year. I’m busy. I have free time. I’m embracing this opportunity to put my thoughts down and publish them. Scary! Never thought of myself as much of a writer, but I have enjoyed it during the past few years. I guess that’s about it.