I recently went to the funeral of a former high scholar and someone who was also in school with us asked “how can you not have an opinion” after I told him I hadn’t blogged in about a year.
First reaction: Confusion
Second reaction: Desperation
There was a slight whiff of desperation that came over me.
A desperation to reach a resolve: “Is it acceptable to feel like I don’t have an opinion about things I’ve always had opinions about?” “Do you I owe myself the opportunity to translate my opinions onto a written platform?” “To what end is my resurrected blogging in any case?”
Let’s try this opinion writing out and see what happens…