Monday, July 16, 2007
Ironies of Anonymous Blogging
I answered A Simple Jew's question about anonymous blogging. Here's his question:
A Simple Jew asks:
One of the advantages of being an anonymous blogger is the freedom to write one's inner thoughts and thereby give the reader a glimpse into the private thoughts within one's mind. Routinely, we share thoughts we would never share with someone who knew our identity.
Yet, as time elapses and we gain regular readers, we instinctively become more guarded with what we write. It is almost as if we are afraid that our words will reveal a divergence between our written words and our online personas.
As another anonymous blogger, do you have any thoughts on this phenomenon?
Click here for my answer.