Lynn, that's a great idea. Writing 5 blog posts is a huge effort though and I know that I'd be scared away :-) May I suggest a remix of your idea?
We could list the blog posts we've been intending to write, and where we feel comfortable describe the reasons why we've procrastinated them. Those reasons might provide us with insight as to what we want to improve and suggest further tasks to us.
Eg. I put off writing blog posts if: I don't know the topic well enough, feel my writing is unclear, am unsure about sharing personal info, can't find the perfect image to illustrate a post, don't have enough time etc. Tasks related to this could be about research, clarity, privacy, finding suitable images, time management and schedu
Having introduced myself, and answered the question about what I need help with, I can see that a useful task for me would be to: - list all of the blog posts I've been intending to write, - then choose perhaps 5 of them, - then write them up, - and post them.
Welcome! This is a collaborative group where we all learn to be better and more confident bloggers. While some of us may have more experience than others, none of us are experts. That means that all of us can (and should) take a lead in creating and responding to tasks, sharing resources and leading discussions.
I posted the first task, it's very simple. Introduce yourself and the topics you want to blog about. http://new.p2pu.org/en-US/groups/blogging-and-writing-for-the-web/content/introduce-yourself/
It would be great for everyone to propose a task. Perhaps it could be around a particular challenge you have when wr