Good folk, browncoats, fellow bloggers, "band mates" and collaborators. I would not have named it "followers", but fellowers, because this feels more like a fellowship of bloggers. Yes, I am talking about you, you support and encourage me and each other and make the time to show up, comment, laugh, share and support. That more than anything else makes blogging worthwhile.
In this first round of award giving, I have to acknowledge those who
I wondered if anyone would continue to read this blog, if they discovered that it would not be a humor, science or art blog, but a (I'm not sure what category this belongs to) blog. Astonished to discover that yes, no matter where my mind takes me, there you are, regardless of demographics, time-zones and RL. You show up and continue to and for that I am grateful.
For someone who did not think much about social media or connecting with strangers on-line, I found the blogosphere to be an enlightening experience and met bloggers, who I am starting to consider "friends", virtual, but definitely more than "ghosts in the machine".
But enough about me, this is about you, for making me smile, think, laugh, chuckle and ponder. You amaze me through the things you share and create.
The blogosphere rewards our efforts with blog awards and I was recently given the "Cherry on Top" award by Katsidhe. Thank you, Katsidhe. I am paying it forward and back to these bloggers:
The following awards go to (in alphabetical blog order):
2. Claire Beynon
3. A little Sprite
4. Vinny C
7. Kev D
8. Marylinn Kelly
9.Robert the Skeptic
And introducing the Great Commenter Award (holding a stylus is like drawing with an alien):
Thank you all for including me in this shared experience through your comments and blogs.