Linda G. Hill

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#JusJoJan Daily Prompt – Jan. 1st/17

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Happy New Year! And welcome to the first prompt of this year’s Just Jot It January. I’m just getting us started off, so please bear with me as I get any bugs worked out with the new prompting format.

I hope you’re all having a wonderful time either celebrating with friends and family, or sleeping, as I hope to be by the time this post goes live. Without further ado, I give you your prompt for today:

The Just Jot It January 1st prompt, brought to you by Barb of ghostmmnc, is: “Spider.” Use it any way you’re inspired to. And make sure you stop by and say hi to Barb as well! Here’s her blog: https://teleportingweena.wordpress.com/ .

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The rules for Just Jot It January are as follows:

1. It’s never too late to join in! Here, we run on the honour system; the “jot it” part of JusJoJan means that anything you jot down, anywhere (it doesn’t have to be a post, it can even be a grocery list) counts as a “Jot.” If it makes it to your blog that day, great! If it waits a week to get from a sticky note to your screen, no problem!

2. The prompts will be posted every day at 2am my time (GMT -5). You don’t have to follow the prompt word, but this will be where you leave your link for others to see. Make sure you link your post to the correct day’s prompt. There will be a post like this every day except Wednesday, when the prompt is simply my One-Liner Wednesday, and Saturday, when you’ll find the prompt on my usual Friday Reminder post for Stream of Consciousness Saturday (SoCS).

3. As long as your blog is on WordPress, you’ll be able to link via pingback. To execute a pingback, just copy the URL from the daily prompt post, and paste it anywhere in your post. Check to make sure your link shows up where you want it to, and go back occasionally to see other bloggers’ entries – the more you visit others, the more they’ll visit you! If you’re participating from another blogging host, just drop a link into the comment section. Note: The newest pingbacks and comments will be at the top.

4. Tag your post JusJoJan and/or #JusJoJan.

5. Write anything! Any length will do! It can even be a photo or a drawing – you’re going to title it, right? There’s your jot!

6. The prompts are here both to remind you and to inspire you to write. However, you don’t have to use the prompt word of the day. You can link any kind of jot back here. Even your shopping list. Note: If it’s 18+ content, please say so in a comment with your link.

7. If you’d like to, use the JusJoJan badge (above) in your post so that others can find your post more easily.

8. Have fun!

If you’d like to look ahead to see the upcoming prompt words, click this link: https://lindaghill.com/2016/12/31/just-jot-it-january-2017-rules/ You can always write your post ahead of time and schedule it to come out on the appropriate day.

Author: LindaGHill

There's a writer in here, clawing her way out.

50 thoughts on “#JusJoJan Daily Prompt – Jan. 1st/17

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  12. This is wonderful! My mission in 2017 is to write more and this will really help so although I am late to the party, I am going to give it a go, thank you!

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  17. So excited to see you hosting this again! It’s a great way to start the new blogging year.
    https://cynk.wordpress.com/2017/01/01/happy-new-year/

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  23. Hi Linda, saw this prompt and just jotted something down…hope its ok..

    https://summerstommy.com/2017/01/01/jusjojan-daily-prompt-jan-1st17-spider/

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  25. What if our blog is on blogger? Can we still link up with this?

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  26. Thanks for hosting Just Jot It January again this year, Linda. I’m happy to have gotten it started with the first prompt, and am looking forward to all the month’s prompts to come! Happy New Year!!!

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  32. All done! Happy New Year Linda!

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  37. Happy New Year Linda 🙂

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