Thursday, January 12, 2012
2011 Comment Challenge: eyes bigger
But I feel I want something less epicurean to describe what I have done, and repeatedly do, with the Comment Challenge mentioned in my last post. I got all inspired because I have been really remiss with comments and have wished to do better. I even applied Wisdom and set a lower bar for myself (I thought two blog comments per day would be manageable), and I signed on! Whoo-hoo! New and righteous obligation!
Unfortunately I already see that I can't manage two comments a day, among a number of other things that attract me but to which I shouldn't be committing in the landscape of my current life.
This post is therefore my public and apologetic outbowing from the Comment Challenge. I think perhaps we do have an English idiom that deftly captures the nature of the situation: