The Walkley magazine (home of the Walkley awards for journalism – the nominees are in this issue), has a feature about blogging, including a bit from me. The money quote from the main article is
Daily Telegraph columnist Anita Quigley spoke for many journalists when she wrote on August 10, 2005: â€œWhy some pimply-faced geek, sicko or average Joe Blow thinks someone else wants to read every random thought that crosses their mind is beyond me. Alongside the belief that we all have a novel in us â€“ we havenâ€™t â€“ blogging is the ultimate form of narcissism.â€?
There’s also an online blogging forum, but it hasn’t really got started yet.