By P Chong Saturday, 9 January 2010
To me, blogging is undoubtedly the purest form of journalism. With due respect to all the news media, how much of what we read is believable or is questionable.
Blogging provides me an avenue to have my printed word, not mere verbal convention, for all to read freely without restraint. I could blog just about anything with the freedom of content.
It’s an ideal place, without any external imposition & with complete freedom to work out my feeling about different things, be it political, economical, social or any other.
Blogging affords me the opportunity to be a part not only of the community in which I live but also the world at large. Electronically speaking, the world indeed is a small place. Talk about globalisation . . . blog enables me to achieve that.
I write & speak without restraint to a faceless audience, who may know me increasingly if they have been following my blog, and as I said in my blog:
With a lifetime of experiences to share with the world at large, I am electronically transferring all my thoughts & philosophy onto the blogosphere – to be accessed by one & all globally. Interestingly & provokingly, readers will have both the leisure & pleasure of savouring a wide range of subjects in:
love & romance
arts & science
facts & fiction
reminiscences & presence
greed & creed
economics & politics
fancy & reality
nature & venture
spiritual & secular
life & travel
Remember to leave behind a line or two of your comments that I may know of your coming & going. It’s like signing my Guest Book which I would eternally treasure.
Having lived a greater part of my adult life in a pathetic country like Malaysia, and now living joyously in the “Lucky Country” of Australia, the concept of “All men are created equal” takes on a better perspective & understanding.
The Scale of Equilibrium in justice & fairness must prevail.
Corruption, cronyism & nepotism not to assail.
Please circulate & share my blogosphere with one & all.
A Chinese by Descent
An Australian by Consent
(Dedicated to God for Guidance, Power & Strength)
2 thoughts on “Why Do I Blog?”
Hi Paul, you are right, it is your right of speech and expression and it is your opinion that you choose to share with others who may have the same wavelength. Keep it up.
My friend smiled and told me to read your post, and I want to thank you for putting up a really useful facts here. Thanks a lot!