Very Mom – Very Funny

by Janice

I came across a funny post the other day that deals with two fascinating questions in a blogger’s life:

  1. What would happen if your blog just disappeared?
  2. What does the non-blogging world really think about us?

I am sure it was far from funny to her at the time – but it made for a laugh-out-loud entry.
Check it out at verymom.com



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Janice is co-founder of 5 Minutes For Mom. She's been working online since 2003 and is thankful her days are full of social media, writing and photography. You can see more of her photos at janicecrozephotography.com.

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1 colleen May 15, 2006 at 5:02 am

I think about this question from time to time…and it almost happened before. I mistakenly took out a large chunk of code and it tooks hours for someone to fix it and after that they weren’t interested in helping me anymore.

To me I have to play it out and get ok with it, the same way I might play out someone I love’s death…just to prepare myself that it will eventually happen.

I think my non-blogger friends are slowly starting to respect what I do, but it has taken a lot of education and explanation for them to get there. To the outside world it looks like we are stuck to a machine gettting involved with people we don’t even know.

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2 Mom Nancy May 15, 2006 at 5:05 am

My brother, who is pretty internet savvy, as well as several email friends, have asked why I keep my “diary” on line, like do I want the whole world to read my, like, private stuff???

I always think the world at least knows about us. It’s hard to fathom that we’re really part of the “underground.”

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3 Diane May 15, 2006 at 8:54 am

I love the honesty and vulnerability I find in blogdom! AND I love spending my first 5 minutes visiting your site. Don’t forget to update or renew your site registration…I don’t know what I’d do if I couldn’t find your site!

:)

Diane

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4 Courtney May 15, 2006 at 4:19 pm

Thank you for stopping by my blog. I really appreciated your comment & your support. I love your site. I will stop by often!

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5 Toni Anderson May 15, 2006 at 5:47 pm

That was very funny… I’ve even saved my template somewhere LOL. Sad creature that I am.

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6 Carol May 16, 2006 at 3:42 pm

Okay, that was funny! I did laugh out loud.

I seriously doubt anyone would hang themselves is She Lives disappeared, but it’s funny to think a non-blogger would get that picture. Oh my!

BTW, I was re-reading a post on faithbooking at She Lives from last October. You left a very nice comment there. I probably didn’t thank you then, so I’ll just do so now.

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7 Lisa May 17, 2006 at 9:53 am

I don’t know what I’d do without my blog!

Thanks for giving me something new to worry about now,lol.

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