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Archive for August, 2007

Life Getting in the Way

Friday, August 24th, 2007

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As discussed in Week 5, I realize how important frequent or at least regular blog entries are to the life of a blog. If there isn’t anything new, readers are going to give up and stop checking in. Unfortunately, my off-line life got in the way and I took an unscheduled five and half month break from this blog and the Brush with Extinction project. My second daughter was born 9 weeks prematurely and the stress of trying to keep life on a relatively normal path while caring for a sick child meant that my work on the project came to abrupt halt. After several months in the hospital and visits to a number of pediatric specialists, my daughter is now focusing on being the happy, bouncing bundle of joy she was meant to be. It also means that I need to dust off my keyboard and get back to the Brush with Extinction project.