Note: This post has been automatically imported from my old blog. Formatting may be incorrect.
In writing on this blog, I've let style, essentialization, etc. take a back-seat to just getting my thoughts out there. I'm realizing that as easy as that approach seems compared to my normal writing style, it's much worse overall because my posts are longer than they need to be and filled with irrelevancies (not to mention unnecessary parentheticals!). My points would be much better made if I took the time to plan before I start and edit after I write, and perhaps more of you will actually make it through the whole thing. There's also a chance it will help my thinking on these issues. Or, all of the above in essentialized form:
My blog writing sucks. I'm fixing it.