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The Numbers Mean Nothing

The Numbers Mean Nothing

I ought today to have been celebrating the 350th post on this blog, but earlier today I went through and deleted several old posts and marking others as ‘private’, some because they were embarrassingly bad and others because they contained excerpts I would rather not have in the public domain. I’ve left most posts from spring 2011 untouched – it’s only the first few months of this blog’s life that needed culling. So how many posts have I written now?…

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And We’re Wondering Why We Do This

And We’re Wondering Why We Do This

(Title is a Frank Turner lyric. Of course. I actually wrote an alternative version of this post that is, like, Frank Turner themed. You can find it here.) Okay, two things need to be said before I start this Teens Can Write Too! blog chain post. Firstly, John Hansen was kind enough to swap days with me because he and I were both on Twitter when he was writing his post (a day early for his time zone) and I…

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