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Adolescent Diary Weblogs and the Unseen Audience

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Conversations in the Blogosphere: An Analysis "from the Bottom Up". Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-38) Best Paper Nominee.

Weblogs as a bridging genre

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Bridging the Gap: A Genre Analysis of Weblogs. Winner of the 2004 EduBlog Awards as best paper.

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The Performativity of Naming: Adolescent Weblog Names as Metaphor

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Buxom Girls and Boys in Baseball Hats: Adolescent Avatars in Graphical Chat Spaces

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January 12, 2006

I don’t think I will ever find either a datebook or a handbag I like *sigh*

I'm beginning to think there are two things in life I just may never get right. "Just two?" you say. Well no but two that constantly nibble at me. They are in no particular order...calendars/planners and handbags (or personal totement devices).

As for planners/diaries, I tried Moleskine planners. I love the form factor and hate the paper, pencil smears badly on their paper. I've been using a Quo Vadis academic year diary since August, love the paper but not so nutz about the size. I wish Clairefontaine made datebooks in some format...their paper is the best, love the french-ruled notebooks.

What planner do you use?

The handbag thing is a similar issue. Seems I can never find a comfortable to carry bag that holds what I want it to hold. I hate huge bags, I've carried one for years. I need to find a comfortable and spiffy backpack bag that isn't huge but holds what I need...that would be cool. I have this great Ameribag Backpack that will hold a computer but basically only that. Why they don't make a backpack as usable as their handbags is beyond me. *sigh* Gritch gritch gritch.

Posted by prolurkr at January 12, 2006 05:22 PM

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I have the exact same problem...I got the planner figured out (I went digital) but the bag thing--drives me nuts. Big bags hurt the shoulders or make one look like a third grader, and the small bags don't hold enough. If you find one that actually works, please please please let us all know.

And BTW, I know you've been asking for this info from me for about a year and half, since we met in London. I've left you my blog link, and I'll see you in Bielefeld!

Posted by: Ms. F at January 13, 2006 10:15 AM

I've tried digital but haven't been successful with them...them being Palms. If you have another flavor that you like let me know. I'm open to most anything.

Posted by: Lois at January 13, 2006 02:07 PM