was thinking about my early days of blogging in journal form.
“Journal writing is a voyage to the interior” Christina Baldwin
In the last few weeks I have learned a lot about myself through a voyage into my journals. Since I was 8 years old I have kept one fairly regularly. (I tell people I was a blogger from an early age.)
My sister and I both grew up avid writers. This, despite the fact that neither of my parents have ever kept a journal. I am not sure where we picked it up? I know reading The Diary of Anne Frank was a big influence as well as the stories about romantic writers such as Jo March in Little Women and Anne Shirley in Anne of Green Gables. I have also always loved letter writing (something my parents do not have any interest in either.) From the earliest entries I have addressed my journal in letter form- beginning with ‘Dear…
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