I am a huge nerd.
You know, fifteen or so years ago, that statement would’ve gotten me beat up, but now it’s normal to be into video games, comic books, whatever other stereotypically nerdy things. I’ve been a lifelong nerd – I fell in love with video games when I first played Final Fantasy VI and Earthbound as a kid. I’m not as into comic books, but I did have a nice little collection when I was younger. Board games? Into it.
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It occurred to me recently that I haven’t been writing as much as I should. Given how many changes and new experiences I’m starting to have as a (mostly) adult woman, I thought that maybe, just maybe, it was time to take blogging seriously. Of course I had diaries and journals as a child and teenager – I still remember my brief love affair with Diaryland when I was 16, and I still have friends that I made on LiveJournal around the same time. But since the popularity of Facebook, I just haven’t been journaling seriously. Oh sure, Timehop will show me little nuggets from my Twitter and Facebook, but that doesn’t really tell me anything. I got drunk with my friends eight years ago and sent out a lot of hilariously misspelled Tweets? Great! But where were we? Did anything interesting happen (probably, I am a delightful drunk)?
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