Maybe I Can Finally Write
I have had the desire to share my thoughts with a greater audience for a long time.
I've been journaling since April 2014, so I've become comfortable with writing words for personal introspection. But I often think of those words as not good enough for public consumption. Part of my hesitation with creating a blog is the inherent vulnerability of sharing my thoughts with the Internet-at-large.
I’m a firm believer in owning ones’ content, and building this site was motivated in large part by that belief. Instead of trying to figure out Wordpress (or worse, give in to the convenience of a platform like Medium) I decided to write myself a blog engine before writing blog posts.
I do plan on writing up a longer-form article to describe the implementation. But for now, after so much deliberation and time spent, I can safely mark this off my checklist:
And so maybe I can finally write.