online I'd found geneablogs written by Randy Seaver, Chris Dunham, and Tim Abbott, who as it turns out, are all my distant cousins.The thought struck me that if I had a geneablog of my own it might help distant cousins find me, and boy, was I right! It's worked beyond my expectations as "cousin bait".
A few stats: This is post 2135. I've had 679,474 pageviews (most of which were likely by webcrawlers bots) and I have 277 followers. I lost 15 followers since last year due to some change in Blogger,
These were my All Time Top Ten Posts on this day last year:
And this is the list as of today:
While the top four posts haven't changed, the other six have.
Since it doesn't look like I'll run out of things to write about anytime soon, I 'll keep on going until I do!
Finally, thanks to you folks who read what I write and encourage me by leaving comments!