The blog-world is silent. I’m tuned in to a dozen blogs through the RSS-feed—not many, I know, but that’s the number I check on every night, soon as I’m home. It’s a truly-Merry Christmas for them, and all but two have deserted the space—a bookstore blog and a business blog, both of whom chatter through Bakrid and Christmas, Hanuka and Dasara. It’s like when I was a student, at my desk with the book open, and my radio blaring — needing the noise to concentrate on the reading. Hello everybody. Come back!