And now I turn you over to my friend Ralph, who has written about something I feel strongly about, but do not have the words to express. Ralph, as with other things in his art, says it so well.

… most of blogging’s appeal, at least to me, is the expansive freedom one has to be silly, inane, dull, pretentious towards profundity or brilliance, etc. without fearing for one’s life, or at least one’s imaginary friends’ lives. like angels if one is convinced one sees them. one doesn’t have an editor, unless one chooses to have one by asking a friend, a wife, a domestic partner, a parent, a conscience, a supernatural being, or an alien. but when people start policing other people’s blogs, and intimidating those whom they deem are inferior bloggers, that is one ugly vanity fair…

Read on…

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