To blog or not to blog. That is the first blog post.
April 23, 2009 § Leave a comment
Whether ’tis nobler on the Internet to suffer the analysis and judgement of outrageous followers, or to remain quietly unexposed behind the privacy settings of a sea of social networking utilities, and by that silence, be dead to the world wide web.
To sleep, perchance to dream. Ay, there’s the rub. For in that silent sleep, what dreams may come? What fantasies of paths untaken and words unwritten, and taunting visions of a guyfwicke.com worth purchasing?
That dread of a potential unfulfilled makes me rather bear the ills of keeping a web log, than lose the name of action.
And thus, on the day on which Shakespeare was born and also shuffled off this mortal coil, Wickepedia is begun. And if he was not already deceased, the preceding composition would certainly have killed him.
I travel now to my own undiscovered country: blogging.
Guy F. Wicke
P.S. Improvised Shakespeare Company, please don’t attempt to cast me in your ensemble. I’m interested in more challenging improvised structures, such as “New Choice” or “Emotional Rollercoaster.” Thank you.