Wednesday, 28 December 2011

So I just did me some talking to the sun

Wow, where should I begin, its been a while or should I say it has been too long. I remembered when i started my blog 3 years ago, I write all the time. TragicFairyTales has been best my friend, my personal journal and once a place where I am free to write all my emotions and the ups and downs of life

Then when it started to attract attention and new readers,I got lost of my true identity, I started to hold back what I wanted to say in fear of offending readers and in fear that people might not like what I write. My friends asked why did I abandoned my blog at its peak when it started to gain massive followers. I started with less than 10 followers in 2009 and suddenly by making a few blog friends from all over the world, the followers shoot up to 200++ within three months then I quit. 

Today I finally have the answer, it's because I got too carried away by trying to make the blog famous.
I guess i cared too much about how many new followers I will gain or how many comments I might receive in a single post that I finally got so sick of it and decided to run away a hide and neglect something which I once love so much which is to write from heart.

But now I am back for good, to be honest  with my thoughts, to stop writing in contradictions and to continue being a genuine and honest writer.  I couldn't be more grateful for all the friends I have made, none has been forgotten and especially those who stayed through out the days when the blog has went on hiatus.
Cheers to Tragic Fairy Tales and all its awesome readers ♥

Joanna Wang - Raindrops Keep Fallin on my Head



Femme Virtue said...

glad to hear that you're back, u're definitely one of the most honest writer i know in the blogosphere! Xx

SandraC said...

omg u are back! always been ur supporter n always will be! write honest tots like me! dont give 2 shits about anybody n anyhting

Marisa Noelle said...

Happy to see you blog here again gorgeous gal! Your posts are always so heartfelt & beautifully written. It's easy to get caught up in this strange blogging world & lose yourself. It happens to us all. Brightest wishes in the New Year!! Hope to see much more of you:)

Dámaris said...

Thank you very much for your words. It makes me happy to know that my blog uses you as inspiration.

I am sorry, my english is not very good and your Spanish is very nice:)

I wait to meet prompt for my blog, you are invited always.

Ah .. and happy three years!

Besos y abrazos

Chunny said...

It's been a while since you posted in your blog. And I am very happy to know that you decided to continue writing. As you have mention in your post that you are cautious in writing here. You know what? It doesn't really matter. I followed you because you are true and as I read through all your post I started to fall in love with your blog. Wishing you a Merry Christmas and an advance Happy New Year. Just be true and others will love you. =)

Seycil Ciceylia said...

waa... keep blogging. yeah, i loved when people do blog because they loved it.. not because they wanted followers so bad...

keep in touch

xxxo, maggie. said...

Very inspiring. I'm glad you're back! xx

Happy Christmas!

xxxo, maggie.

TheMadTwins said...

We're so glad you're back! You are our favorite girl! The one who writes beautiful and is open for her readers!
Welcome back! :D xxxx

Marion St. Joan said...

Hi Jasmine!
Thankyou for your comment :))
I hope you had a Merry Christmas too and a Happy New Year!
Much looove

Amber said...

you look so beautiful in these photos and I am so happy that you are back!

Bad Taste Toast said...

What a wonderful post, so glad you found the way back to what blogging is all about! :)
Please don't ever stop being yourself because your true followers are following exactly because of that!

Also these photos of you are so beautiful, especially the first one! You look like a princess <3

Joe's blog said...

You're back! Thank you so much for your wishes. :-) I'm happy you are back. :-))) You look gorgeous!!! Wonderful pictures. I missed you posts so much.
I wish you all the best for the year 2012 :-)))

Vintage and Cake said...

aww thank you so much for your comment sweetie, and a belated Christmas to you. I hope you had a lovely one and how gorgeous do you look in that dress xxxxx

Cliff said...

Awwww thanks so much for this, you just teached me a lesson :)

Laura said...

You look beautiful and the pics are really pretty!

Laura said...

I'm glad you are back and back to being you!!!! It's the reason why I have stuck by you and your blog is because of you!!!! So keep at it girl =) I hope your Christmas was wonderful and that you have an amazing and wonderful new year!

indie by heart said...

Lovely post, dear. I'm glad you're back. After all, blogs are Your. So it should be whatever you want it to be, whether other people hate it or love it. :) And yours is just great, even though I've been a reader for such a short time.

Thanks for your comment!
Have a happy New Year's Eve dear. ^^

xx Satu
Indie by Heart

(ps. Did I mention I follow via Bloglovin' nowadays? GFC isn't working properly..:)

herecomesthesun said...

All the best with the future of your blog :) If you let your real self shine through your blog will become more popular than every because who you are is amazing :)

Misha said...

I must say I have never followed you, simply because this is my first time here, but the title of your blog sounds incredibly beautiful and vulnerable, so honesty is kind of expected. Wish you all the best!

Sarah said...

Aww... these photos are so beautiful! love the colors! :)

Thanks for all your lovely comments you left! And btw... Your new header is adorable!

Hope you are well! Have a nice day!
xx, Sarah

Hen said...

This is so refreshing to read, blogging from your heart is definitely the way forward. Good luck :)
Teenage Daydreams X

fashioneggpplant said...

best wishes for the new year~ welcome back :)


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Joe's blog said...

Happy New Year!!!

Caroline Straver said...

Oh my, stunning photo's! I follow :)

DEMI said...

aaaaw! loveeeeee your blog
so much inspiration
keep posting dear
you are amazing!