Why I Spend Inordinate Amounts of Time Writing

Some people measure their lives in numbers, places visited, or lovers had. You can say that I measure mine in written words. I write every day. I do it in the morning, for myself. And then I do it in the afternoon for others. And sometimes I do it here, for you. I like writing … Continue reading Why I Spend Inordinate Amounts of Time Writing

Why Blogging Stats Don’t Really Matter (Unless You’re Trying Very Hard to Sell Something)

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Your blog is a window into your life through which you can reach others. It doesn’t matter whether there’s a big crowd outside waving at you. It doesn’t matter whether they are telling their friends and neighbors how interesting your blog is. It doesn’t matter whether they clap like they clap for the doctors on … Continue reading Why Blogging Stats Don’t Really Matter (Unless You’re Trying Very Hard to Sell Something)

10 Reasons Why I’ll Miss the Lockdown

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You don’t have to agree with me on this one. Maybe the lockdown caused you great sorrow. Maybe it thwarted your plans. Maybe it bored you. Maybe you hated it. But for my part, it had a positive effect. Here are the reasons why I'll miss the lockdown. 1 Making do with what you have--clothes, … Continue reading 10 Reasons Why I’ll Miss the Lockdown