As busy as we are, many of us choose to spend a good deal of time working on our blogs. I wonder why?
Is it our love of the written word?
I know that's part of it for me...I love to write...and blogging allows me to write for a "real" audience. Social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter are quick and fun but they just don't provide the same kind of opportunity for creative writing that blogging does.
"Writing became such a process of discovery that I couldn't wait to get to work in the morning: I wanted to know what I was going to say." ~Sharon O'Brien
Is it our love of photography?
Since I've been blogging, my camera has become another means of self-expression. I never leave home...or work at home...without it nearby.
"To me, photography is an art of observation. It's about finding something interesting in an ordinary place...I've found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them." - Elliot Erwitt
Is it the love of our homes?
We spend so much time creating a home that reflects our personalities and interests...
Collecting and displaying favorite vintage objects...
And painting, hammering, sewing and gluing together little patches of our lives...
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