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Why You Blog » 2008 » January

Archive for January, 2008

Why I Blog…

Saturday, January 26th, 2008

I am on a journey of inquiry and discovery. I want to immerse myself in the blog culture and squeeze information from the community about WHY YOU BLOG and WHAT BLOGGING MEANS TO YOU.

This exploration is the culmination of four years of communication studies at George Washington University. As senior, we are required to conduct research and prepare a thesis surrounding any communication event of theory. Blogging is a part of my life with my brother’s blog and my mother’s blog. The journey their blogs have taken them on, and the journeys of all the other bloggers in the blogosphere fascinate me and have brought me here.

This blog is created for the sole purpose of creating a dialogue with and about bloggers and their blogs. Your help is imperative to my journey and any participation will be greatly appreciated. Feel free to comment on the blog, on your own blogs, or to email me privately with questions, comments, ideas or thoughts. As I said earlier, soaking up information is my goal and only you can tell me what blogging contributes to your lives.

Enjoy! I hope we can start a conversation we can all enjoy and learn from. Here are a couple of questions to think about:
1. Why do you blog?
2. What does your blogging mean to you?

Let’s talk about it!

If you’re interested, here’s the prospectus I created as a framework for my overall thesis.

Hello world!

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

This is just a test post to get things going.