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Those Times.

You know those times when you're about to blog about something that is maybe a bit borderline too personal (either about yourself or someone else), but you think, No, it'll be fine! which is maybe a bit of a lie, but sometimes you want to anyway, because you know people will want to read it and know more - and then you're too tired to write, so you go to bed, and the next day you forgot about it?

And then the day after THAT, something happens or you have a conversation and you say Woah, I am glad I didn't blog about that...

Yeah. This blog is about one of those times.

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nadine said…
Yes, I know those times all too well. Believe you me.
ricolapak said…
Story of my life.
Beth said…
nice to know i'm not the only one :)

and it raises interesting questions about the role of the blog and private/public discourse... (if you're into literary theory like i am :)
nadine said…
Ah, yes. I often struggle with the purpose of a personal blog when all I do is exercise self-censorship and refrain from being too personal.

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