Apparently, "bloggers today are expected to write clever, insightful, witty prose to compete with Huffington and The New York Times".
That's according to this article by some chap called Paul Boutin.
Gosh! If that's the case, perhaps I should quit while I'm ahead, take his advice and "pull the plug" on my feeble attempt at a web log. Trust me to turn up at the party when everyone else is leaving! The cool cats these days twitter, flickr or facebook.
But you came to catch up with a friend. Not to listen to a journalist or a specialist of some sort. There's been no compulsion. I didn't clutter your inbox with a group email you hadn't asked for. No imposition. You're here because you feel like it. You dropped by in your own time, on your own whim.
So, I'll just try to be me
...and make it vaguely interesting.