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This blogging thing is interesting. I’m discovering one of the challenges with blogging on a regular basis is the back and forth tidal pull between length/quality and speed/relevance. There are measured, thought-out, lengthy pieces I’m working on about things and concepts I am interested in exploring. But at the same time I find myself responding to current events that spark a thought and connection, an Aha! moment, with quick reaction pieces. Finding that balance is tough, especially since I like both kinds of writing and think they add to the general blog environment that I’m trying to create. And time is limited. In a given week I shoot for maybe 3+ posts, in an effort not to get too burnt out or disenchanted in the way described by Chuq van Rospach. Sometimes, though, a combination of thoughts, articles and other bits of information come together and I find myself staying up to pound out those 500 or 1000 words to capture an idea in the moment. All for the benefit of the 3 or so people who will skim this post, plus the random butt-click registered by some poodle sitting on an iPad.
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