My Blogging Journey

Not too long ago, I wrote a post about meeting a friend I've known through blogging for the first time. And I don't just mean meeting this particular person for the first time. I mean meeting someone I've only known through blogging for the first time. Ever. In that post, I mentioned how I'd made … Continue reading My Blogging Journey


Two Hundred

Kids, this just happened... Now, I realize this might not be a big deal to, well, the majority of humanity. But it's kind of a big deal to me. Especially since I previously maintained a blog for over 10 years that never even broke 100 followers. In less than a year I've picked up 200 … Continue reading Two Hundred

Carp Dime

I've mentioned a number of times in the past that The Confusing Middle is not my first attempt at blogging. For 10 years I wrote a blog called Carp Dime. Some people may look at those two words and wonder what they could mean. If you think they're a misspelling of the Latin, carpe diem, … Continue reading Carp Dime

100 Random Facts About Me

I did one of these posts back on my old blog, Carp Dime. But this isn't Carp Dime. This is The Confusing Middle. I have new readers here, or, at least have the potential to have new readers here. This is a blog where no one really knows me. So here I'm providing a retelling … Continue reading 100 Random Facts About Me

A Lack of History

It's a little strange, having a new blog. Well, new-ish. This thing's been here for almost a month. That's kind of hard to believe. Still, it's new compared to where I've come from. Over at Carp Dime, I've been blogging for 10 years. There's a massive history there with a huge back story that I … Continue reading A Lack of History

Figuring It All Out

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to a new blog. I know what you're thinking, these things are a dime a dozen. Statistically, people start 492 blogs every 15 minutes. And you, the reading public, have plenty of options out there. You've got your blogging mommies. You've got your food bloggers. You've got your crafty bloggers. You've … Continue reading Figuring It All Out