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  •  Tip Jar (6+ / 0-)

    “A writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people.”~Thomas Mann

    by Rolanni on Sun Apr 28, 2013 at 09:25:58 AM PDT

  •  it is an interesting article (0+ / 0-)

       but a link with almost no commentary or original writing isn't much of a diary.

        Do you grow apples? Which are your favorites? A little more original content would have been appreciated. Where I live it is too hot to grow apples successfully but we have two kinds of orange trees, limes, lemons kumquats and tangerines (clementines). It is a good feeling to grow some of your own food, even in the second largest city in the country...

    Diehard Swingnut, disgruntled Democrat, age 54, new CA-30

    by Zack from the SFV on Sun Apr 28, 2013 at 10:27:46 PM PDT

  •  Worth my time? Why? (0+ / 0-)

    Generally if one posts a link one indicates why it is worthy of clicking. Otherwise why bother writing a diary? Even a diary that is all of 16 whole words, as you did?

  •  Thank you both... (0+ / 0-)

    ...for explaining local custom.

    It's my experience that one may share something interesting without comment, and if people are curious, they'll click the link; if they're not interested they won't click the link, and no harm done in either case.

    However, since here I am apparently compelled to justify the link and my reason for posting it or risk offending community standards, I will refrain from creating any more diaries unless the Muse is upon me.

    “A writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people.”~Thomas Mann

    by Rolanni on Mon Apr 29, 2013 at 06:33:29 AM PDT

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