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My Very Latest Lenses

Updated on January 28, 2014

Latest Lenses of Lensmaster Bloomingrose - A Lensography

I love to write for Squidoo, and this lens is dedicated to my latest lenses. My life has definitely taken a different turn since I have discovered Squidoo. I spend time on Squidoo literally every day, and am gradually adding to my collection of lenses.

Sometimes I don't publish lenses as quickly as I would like. I tend to be perfectionist,and instead of creating new lenses - l sometimes just tweak existing lenses.

This lens will help keep me honest - hopefully you will see new lenses here all the time!

This lens was inspired by the efforts of Michey in her lens: Michey's Latest Ten. Thanks Michey!

PS - In 2014 Squidoo changed the rules, and use of the latest lenses modules went away. :( However, I have manually entered my latest.

This lens still serves to show case some of my best lenses, and some of the best of other lensmasters.

(Introductory photo from Squidland by lensmaster tagsforkids. Stephen generously shares these images with other Squids - if you have not seen them already you must as they are very clever. )

Written by Seth Godin -Published on Kindle - Available for FREE - Inspirational Book of Modern Day Heroes

Inspirational tales of how much we really can do from the leader of Squidoo: Seth Godin. This book came about as the result when Seth's book Poke the Box was published. The publishers received floods of mail from people who were taking the initiative in their lives to change what they could change. (I love the name of the publisher: as well: the Domino Project - meaning that there is a domino effect to all kinds of actions, including positive.)

Whether you are one person with a lot of will, or a bunch of people working together: big changes can happen against what seem to be insurmountable odds.

How to Make a Squidoo Lens

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Seth Godin Products on Amazon

Seth Godin was the founder of Squidoo - and he is an amazing businessman and progressive thinker. Visit

Seth Godin's website to find all kinds of great Internet, business and general life advice.

My Purple Stars

Shooting for the Purple Stars
Shooting for the Purple Stars

It is even more fun to get a Purple Star.

A Purple Star is a vote of confidence from Squidoo. While you can recommend yourself to get a LOTD, Squidoo HQ has to choose you to receive this. Of course if you can win a Purple Star - you have the right to recommend someone else's great lens for a Purple Star. But either way you know that your lens was given the vote from the Squidoo Community.

I hope you enjoy all of my lenses listed below:

PS - Thanks to TagsforKids for the Great Squid graphic. Wonderful lensmasters like that are why I find Squidoo so fun.

Bloomingrose is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. She also receives affiliate commission from eBay and other affiliate programs on items that are for sale, unless specifically indicated.

Please comment in my guestbook - you don't have to be a member of Squidoo!

What keeps you writing?

What Do You Think of these Lenses? - Do You Have a Lensography?

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    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      4 years ago

      @Colin323: Thanks so much!

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      Colin323 

      4 years ago

      Congratulations on writing some stellar lenses, particularly the Purple Star awarded ones; nice work!

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      WriterJanis2 

      4 years ago

      Congrats on all of your purple star lenses.

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      4 years ago

      @Ruthi: Thanks Ruthi. I am glad that I can manually add my latest lenses.

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      Ruthi 

      4 years ago

      I definitely need to give my latest lenses lens a through update. Thanks for the reminder!

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      Barbara Tremblay Cipak 

      4 years ago from Toronto, Canada

      I sure do have a lensography - I use it a lot (it helps me keep track of all the lenses I've built, by category)

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      TransplantedSoul 

      4 years ago

      I like how this lens presents some of your latest lenses, but also has other useful information.

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      'Vikk Simmons 

      5 years ago from Houston

      So I was so inspired that I went ahead and wrote up my own take on the !0 Recent Lenses and flipped it to Ten Needy Lenses. :) I'm sure I'll tweak it but it's out there: http://www.squidoo.com/ten-needy-lenses-vikksimmon... Thanks! (I need to go to bed, it's 4:30am.)

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      'Vikk Simmons 

      5 years ago from Houston

      Love the idea and enjoyed my visit here. Haven't been able to be very consistent with my writing for a long time but that will change now. Might give this a try once I've hit the 10.

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      Pastor Cher 

      5 years ago from United States

      It's good to have updates. Congratulations on all your purple star lenses.

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      Nancy Tate Hellams 

      5 years ago from Pendleton, SC

      I miss my 10 Newest Lenses lens. I deleted it when they did away with the My Lenses module but might have to work up something.

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @Dusty2 LM: I hope you left a link to your latest ten! You may not get a lot of traffic to that lens, but sometimes your fans will check it out and it is a good idea.

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      Dusty2 LM 

      5 years ago

      This is a great lens and concept. I clicked on the link you provided to michey's top ten lenses to see how she did her lens too. I feel this is a great idea and concept because it helps the visitors to keep up with the latest lenses that have been published and so they don't have to search for them amongst the Lensography. I left her a note to this effect also. I just didn't want to copy this concept so no one would get upset. I did try to do a Lensography but so far the lens hasn't done well in the way of visitors. This lens is very well done. Thank You bloomingrose for your latest visit to several of my lenses and giving each of them a "thumbs up" as I really do appreciate it. Have a Great Day! (^_-)

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      Camden1 

      5 years ago

      I don't have any lensographies (other than my About Me page). That's something I definitely need to make!

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      Ruthi 

      5 years ago

      I think a lens for latest lenses is a great idea and it sure helps me find your latest work. Lensographies are a good way for visitors to get a feel of what an author's niche is (or isn't).

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @anonymous: Tipi - your community spirit is one of the reasons I am on Squidoo.

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      anonymous 

      5 years ago

      I do have a lensography and often think I should have a newest lenses one but just don't get to it. What keeps me writing.....I love it. I also love that not only do you feature your newest lenses but generously those of others and just have to leave a little angel dust for this community spirit.

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      happynutritionist 

      5 years ago

      Enjoyed my visit to your page! I put together a 10 newest lens page, added you to it, it's in the bio section of my bio page:-) *blessed*

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      Sojourn 

      5 years ago

      You have such a nice, growing portfolio of lenses with a great variety of topics. Nice lensography!

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @BarbRad: Thanks so - much. I have approved your link and now I can visit your lenses. I am glad you enjoyed the video. There is a lot of wrong information out about Squidoo - I hoped to give you something of value.

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      Barbara Radisavljevic 

      5 years ago from Templeton, CA

      You did a really great job on this. You've inspired me to improve my own. I especially liked your use of the video.

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      aquarian_insight 

      5 years ago

      I thoroughly enjoyed this lensography and I have to say it is very effective because I found so many lenses I'd love to read - you have a great range of topics that you write about. I have a lensography that covers some of my lenses, but you have definitely inspired me to get more creative!

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      anonymous 

      5 years ago

      I don't have a lensography, but because of this lens, I'm going to think about making one. Thanks, Rose!

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @anonymous: I am totally looking forward to it - I love your work Dave.

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @bushaex: Thanks for helping me toe the line!

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      Stephen Bush 

      5 years ago from Ohio

      No more excuses for not keeping up with your exceptional efforts! SquidAngel Blessings.

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      anonymous 

      5 years ago

      This is good information, it is worth considering, I think I like them. :)

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @iamraincrystal: I use the My Lenses module for my latest lenses - and set it to "latest lenses."

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      Virginia Allain 

      5 years ago from Central Florida

      I find these newest lens lensographies a big help. I'll pin this to my board I have for those on Pinterest. That makes it easy for me to check back.

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      Rosyel Sawali 

      5 years ago from Manila Philippines

      Wow! Very nice lens! ^_^ It's a great idea to publish one for your latest lenses. Do you update it manually or does it update automatically? I'm learning a lot each day.

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      anonymous 

      5 years ago

      I like your latest lens lensography! It does help to have one of these because those of us who are ol...uhm...matu...uhm veteran lensmasters forget which ones we have visited. I always loved the SquidCasts because then I knew when people had published something new. I miss 'em. I think I see a little sparling dust falling from the sky...

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @dellgirl: and you have a great latest ten as well.........

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      dellgirl 

      5 years ago

      This is a fun lens you have, I enjoyed getting to know you through your Lensography. Thank you for sharing it.

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @marsha32: Yes - I finally figured out how to add you - which is good so I can come home and review your lenses. Thanks so much for the blessing!

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      marsha32 

      5 years ago

      I see you did get my newest 10 lens added to you list.

      I have blessed your lens....and I'm clicking over to several others from your lens.

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @Lady Lorelei: It was an enjoyable day spent reading your writing!

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      Lorelei Cohen 

      5 years ago from Canada

      I think that I will have to pop by your lens on happiness as it looks like an issue that is very close to my heart. Also a big thank you for visiting so many of my lenses today. You really made my day special. Thank you.

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @Nightcat: Thanks! And I can 't wait to see your version of the "latest lenses" lens.

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      Nightcat 

      5 years ago

      I think this is a wonderful lens! Thanks so much for sharing the idea. Hugs! :)

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @WindyWintersHubs: I'd love to see more latest lenses on my plexo! Other lensmasters - are you out there?

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      WindyWintersHubs 

      5 years ago from Vancouver Island, BC

      I have four lensographies but need to make more themed ones. Best wishes to you on Squidoo and thanks for sharing your latest lenses!

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      siobhanryan 

      5 years ago

      Nice stuff

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      MillBucks 

      5 years ago

      Thanks for the update on your lenses, I always enjoy reading your great topics. Keep up the great work.

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @anonymous: Thanks Tipi - and again thanks for how you have helped me here on Squidoo.

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      anonymous 

      5 years ago

      I like you lensography, It paints a wonderful picture of the things you love and are passionate about. :)

    • Gypzeerose profile imageAUTHOR

      Rose Jones 

      5 years ago

      @Linda BookLady: Thanks!

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      Linda Jo Martin 

      5 years ago from Post Falls, Idaho, USA

      Hi there... yes, I have a lensography! I like your dog gift lenses.

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