29 Oct '11, 7pm

The Healing Power of Blogging

The Healing Power of Blogging

I began writing a blog quite some time ago. In the first flush of enthusiasm, I made more than a dozen posts, and shared the link with my friends. At once, I was rewarded with 17 loyal followers. Then I lost interest in the daily chore of writing a post. My ‘followers’ kept insisting I post something, because they liked what they saw. But I have never been able to do what my heart doesn’t tell me to, so I was quiet. Until now. A few days ago, a personal crisis hit. To make things worse, I realized I didn’t have the luxury of reaching out to my close friends for comfort. It happens, sometimes—people just get caught up with their lives. So, you guessed it, I returned to my blog. For the past few days, I’ve been posting regularly. And I cannot tell you how good it feels. I have chosen to write about simple pleasures, and this helps me remember the positive and good things in ...

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