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It's somewhat confusing. I write the odd ramble here. Rarely does anyone
comment. So I assume that no-one reads it. Yet every so often someone else
mentions that they read this blog. Oh, well. I doubt it will effect the
But I'm agnostic. Having an opinion about religion is against my religious
That will only work once. :-P
I miss broquaint's
journal [perl.org]. Well, to be pedantically correct, as it's clearly still there, I
guess I miss the fact that it used to get longer.
So I assume that no-one reads it.
If you assume that, you're wrong.
Rarely does anyone comment.
Maybe you're raising a too high rate of introspective reflection with the stuff you mentioned. And people here are so reserved they keep these intimate thoughts for themselves ;-)
Getting comments is always rare. You get more when you generate controversy or post technical inquiries that many people have something to say about. Otherwise, assume that for every one person leaving a comment, there are at least another 10 who read silently. The ratio is probably higher, in fact.
Personally, I see every single entry and comment posted to the journals here, by way of the newsfeeds. (I don’t read them all, but I still see them before deciding to skip.)
Yeah, I grab those people only in passing, infrequently, though now that I'm playing so much with Google Reader I might go out and subscribe. To me the unified forum community system was always more attractive than a bunch of scattered blogs.
Come to think of it, pretty much everyone that has moved away from use.perl I don't read their journals any more.
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