Not to be outdone by the New York Times (see Death by blogging?), the Wall Street Journal ran a piece today on the stress of running a successful blog (The Blogger Mom, In Your Face). In typical WSJ fashion, it’s a more interesting and insightful take. This one’s about a blogging mommy who’s making about $500,000 per year from blogging about her family. Not too bad.
Midway through the article it mentions that Steve Almond, a colleague of mine 20 years ago at the Wesleyan Argus, has quit writing his BabyDaddy blog because of “angry and aggrieved” feedback on his posts.April 10, 2008