As pertains to the Boston Rag...
An excellent writer who I asked for feedback about this site mentioned some things I could do differently. And they are spot on... I could benefit from an editor. And, I could benefit from putting a little more into the entries. If I was writing this for publication, it would read less like the work of a diarist and more like a feature story.
I've written enough stories to know that a snappy lede can really pull a reader into the rest of the story.
I perhaps SHOULD take this route, which could conceivably turn this place into a sort of living portfolio of my capabilities.
Of course, that's going to entail more work. Initially I just intended this to be a sort of running commentary of experiences as moved to a completely new environment.
But that linear chronological style might be a little boring. It's certainly much easier to write, but a very high priority for a writer should be creating something someone wants to read.
I get a little bit of viewership, and I love it. It absolutely enhances my self-esteem tremendously. So thanks, y'all, for all that.
But if I can make your visits here more enjoyable, I should do that.