Ok. It has been quite a while since (well, 2006) I last posted a blog. So much has happened since then; too much to recount here, now, but the one change which has led me back to thoughts of this blog is a turn in my thinking.
As a working journalist (albeit a fairly novice one whose roots lie in social work) I’ve carried a heavy skepticism about the blogosphere, from my previous do-gooder incarnation – and relative outsider, to my current job working as a reporter at a small niche newspaper outside Boston’s limits.
Blogging represented the demise of exactly the field into which I was trying to gain entrance. Blogging appeared from afar to weaken the bond between … to be continued.