I don’t think the point is getting across.
Every time I write one of these, my brain screams:
- “Oh, but what about this?”
- “And I should tell them about that detail!”
- “And how about all these other supporting arguments?”
- “Oh … this is the perfect opportunity to show them why they’re misguided.”
this goes on and on and on.
Pretty soon you realize you need a book, or manifesto, to do a good job of transmitting a block of thought. And hence standing a chance of changing someone in some way.
But … a blog (and its comments) can act as a sort of IV drip.
Small and consistent units of nutrition that by themselves accomplish little, but over time compound. And that can be powerful.
Be careful whose needle you stick yourself with.