Blog community writing project.

This is inspired by Sha’s suggestion over on Matt’s blog who hasn’t blogged in quite a while:

I’ve got an idea…get everyone to do a blog post on why Matt should blog and get him to read it?

Whilst that is a brilliant idea I doubt it will work, as he’s still way too lazy, but keeping this in mind, there’s also been something else that’s been in my mind for over a year now. It’s a meme Carol had on her blog at the end of last year, ‘The five questions interview’.

In addition, do you remember Kirk’s little project a few weeks ago on the first posts?

Keeping all that in mind, I think it’s time for a new project that combines and touches on all the above:

Why do I blog? or Has blogging change you?

Couple simple rules:

1. You can write about anything as long as it relates to either of the above questions.
2. It can be however long you want it to be, or alternatively however short. And it can be a list or videos or images or everything combined.
3. You have to link back to this post or leave the link to your post in the comments.
4. You have until Sunday, November 18th 2007 to submit your entry after which I’ll combine them all.

I look forward to reading them all and maybe just maybe it convinces Matt to blog again. :)

Cat

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10 Comments

  1. Sha
    Posted November 5, 2007 at 5:32 pm | Permalink

    Yay. I will definately do this hopefully on Thursday evening when all the stress of interviews are over for one week!

  2. Posted November 5, 2007 at 8:27 pm | Permalink

    Do you really have a tab on your blog just for Halo 3? Wow……

    Anyway, not blogging, ;)

  3. Posted November 6, 2007 at 9:47 am | Permalink

    Done! Well technically you won’t see it till thursday. :P

  4. Posted November 6, 2007 at 2:54 pm | Permalink

    Done, and technically you can see it right now :P

  5. Posted November 7, 2007 at 11:30 am | Permalink

    check out my entry at

    http://arvind1187.wordpress.com/2007/11/07/why-do-i-blog/

  6. Posted November 7, 2007 at 9:09 pm | Permalink

    Nice to see you all take part in it.

    Just come back after being ill again, so it’ll take me a bit to catch up.

  7. Posted November 7, 2007 at 9:16 pm | Permalink

    Oh and Matt, I’ve had that tab in weeks.. ;)

  8. Posted November 8, 2007 at 7:18 pm | Permalink

    Here’s my entry:

    http://i-storys.co.uk/blog/?p=24

    Enjoy!

  9. Posted April 11, 2008 at 10:17 am | Permalink

    looks like i never got to make this post. but believe me, this post is on top of my post-to-do list. it’s just that blogging has changed me in so many ways that it’s hard for me to write about it all in a concise and intelligent manner. perhaps i am trying too hard……but then, blogging did chage me so much that this hardship is a natural by-product.

    i still wanna say i will do it. only i am not too sure how much i should censor. it’s not altogether a pretty picture! :mrgreen:

  10. Posted April 12, 2008 at 6:06 am | Permalink

    I personally don’t believe in cencoring my posts, there are some which are very.. direct. It’s my blog, you know, my rules..

    And I agree with you, I’ve had the same sort of progression as well. Blogging does help make things simpler.

    Thanks for stopping by. :)


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