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Committing to Topics

We’re finally there. You’re going to choose topics, and begin blogging. But first, I want you to do a few things.

1) Read the following short piece by Brian Jay Stanley. It’s called “Everything Is Interesting,” and it should ease some of the concerns about whether something makes a “good” topic for blogging. Short answer: there are no bad topics. The link is here.

2) Glance at some of these posts that we have deemed Good Bloggers. The links are after the “jump” (that is, the break between what is shown on the front page and what is hidden; click “continue reading” below to see what is beyond the jump).

3) Please complete your “About This Blog” page by next Thursday. We are happy to have conversations with you about your topics whenever you like.

And now, the jump…



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If you’re interested, here’s Anthony Bourdain’s blog through the Travel Channel.

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