Today's special guest; Jalal

September 24, 2016

Happy weekend everyone! Today will be the last special guest on Saturdays because from now on it will be only on Tuesdays and Thursdays. However, it’s such a beautiful day and for days like these it’s perfect to know a little bit about a new guest.

Hi Jalal, so nice to have you here today! 

Q.1) Can you tell use a little about yourself and what have inspired you to start a blog?

l was born in Iraq., immigrated to the USA.Graduated from Baghdad University./college of languages.Attended De Paul University In Chicago.For 30 years l wrote for ethnic news papers.(Arabic and English) in Los Angeles.l am retired now.

My journey through life inspires me to start my blog,to express what life taught me and convey the lessons to others..

Q.2) How would you describe your blogging style to someone that never read it?

Being heartily and transparent .:” We are different as nations but we are the same as humans.”

Q.3) What do you think is the best service a blogger can provide to his readers?

Expose the truth which helps to live life taking the clean path,Knowing Christ,loving life and treat others like you treat your own self

Q.4) How long have you been blogging?

Since 2013

Q.5) What is the easiest about blogging? And what do you find the most difficult?

Expressing the thoughts .the hard point is ,’waiting to post anew article.”

Q.6) What are your goals for your blog?

To spread  hope,” life without hope is a cessation.”

Q.7) Is blogging your profession or just a hobby?

Being retired blogging keeps me active beside my other interests,music, traveling ,cooking, and reading.

Q.8) A lot of people think that blogging is an easy way to make money online. Do you have some tips for those people who are interested in making money from the blog?

l never thought about making money through blogging .

Q.9) What has been your strategy for creating visibility to yourself and your blog?

What comes from the heart touches the hearts.

Q.10) Who has impacted you most in blogging and how?

My Family and friends,when l see them smiling while reading what l write.

Q.11) How much time do you spend blogging?

The urge to write decides the time.

Q.12) What do you do in your spare time?

Play Music ,learn new  musical pieces, play backgammon, gardening,make few short visits.

Q.13) Can you name some of your favourite bloggers and explain why they are your favourites? Feel free to link them 🙂

All the Bloggers.,every one of them is unique in his own way.

Q.14) Did you have any professional help or did you created the blog yourself?

l did.

Q.15) What do you think is the best social media strategy for getting more visitors to a blog? Do you have any other strategy for get more visitors?

Connect with other blogs and comment.

Q.16) If you had to describe yourself in two words, witch two words it be and why?

Ordinary , serious . these tow words made me content with my life’s journey.

Q.17) Is there anything else you would like to add?

My  Motto.”” How beautiful a day can be when love and kindness touch it.””


My blog page:


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  • Reply depatridge September 24, 2016 at 1:50 pm

    Reblogged this on Matthews' Blog.

  • Reply The Hedonist September 24, 2016 at 5:21 pm

    That’s such an enlightenment. Great to have shared this with us.
    Jalal & Roberta — I enjoy all your posts as much as I enjoyed this one. 😊😊

  • Reply inesephoto September 24, 2016 at 11:36 pm

    Brilliant interview! Thank you to both! 🙂

  • Reply mirrorandsoul September 25, 2016 at 3:28 am

    Really liked this interview!

  • Reply Don Massenzio September 25, 2016 at 2:27 pm

    Reblogged this on Don Massenzio's Blog.

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