Here I use Storify to make fun of needing to use Storify.
Rappers are very much analogous to bloggers in that both groups sort of do what they do because they want to do it, but they also know there’s not really any worth to what they’re doing – except sometimes one of their cohort gets scooped up by some faceless place with money, so there’s always a little halo of maybe-money attached to what they do. Maybe that halo’s worth more than actually making a piddly amount of money.
This is what RSS is for, these days: you set a snare, leave it, and trap for yourself the words you want to read most.
I feel like I’m losing some of my ability to think. Why? Because I’m not blogging any more.
Fidel Castro has a blog, apparently. Recent posts focus on the World Cup and the coming nuclear war.
A wiki with a list of academic blogs divided by field. I love the category for “Professions and Useful Arts.”
Here’s an interesting idea: setting an end-date for your blog.
I’ll admit that I’ve gotten a bit intimidated by National Novel Writing Month as the start date approaches. Enter my new, slightly less imposing challenge: National Blog Posting Month, where the goal is to write at least a post a day, every day, for one month. I can do that. And there are potential prizes, too! Shweeeeet.