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Me and Beyonce, BFFs 4Ever

So last night I received this notice in my e-mail. (See screen shot below.) It’s from Twitter, telling me I have a new follower. I look, look again, then click it open. What?! Beyonce Knowles, world-famous singer, actress, super-gorgeous, super-talented superstar, is following middle-aged, anonymous me on Twitter?! My neurotic, naturally shy self immediately choked, laughed, then said, Oh please, get real!  But my author self, the Leah who is growing accustomed to putting herself…

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Twitter Etiquette – Where’s Miss Manners when I need her?

I’m relatively new to Twitter. (I joined within the past couple months.) So I’ve had to learn a whole new language, things like “tweet” and “retweet” and “DM” and hashtags and who knows what else. I’m more filled with questions than anything. I need rules! I need guidelines! I keep asking: Where are Miss Manners’ rules for Twitter? Where are the “Tweeting for Dummies” books!?  So I figured I’d post a list of my questions,…

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