Archive | April 2014

New Blog Challenges Start April 15!

New Blog Challenges Start April 15!.


Three Bloggers Making a Splash

The Blog

We often say that blogging is about community. The blogs we feature today show just how big that community can become. From award-winning essays to creative infographics, these stories connected with audiences the world over.

Mary Laura Philpott , an author and the editor of online literary magazine Musing , often reserves her funniest material for her blog,  I Miss You When I Blink .

mary laura philpott Mary Laura Philpott, in a photo taken by her son.

Last month, she wrote a piece for the New York Times’ Motherlode blog, “Raising, and Understanding, the Class Clown,” where she talked about humor, parenting, and how both she and her son use laughter to cope with stressful situations.

Kenan Malik, who blogs at Pandaemonium, teaches, writes on culture and politics, and is a presenter on BBC Radio 4. In a blog post published last Fall, In Defense of Diversity, he discussed the recent history of…

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