I am taking a one-week break from writing, but in the meantime I want to thank those of you who have dropped by to visit – once, or regularly – since this blog started seven months ago. Across the border continues to attract more and more readers even as I continue to experiment with topics and styles. There are times when I really miss the extra eyes of a good editor but in this new media world I have found the collective intelligence of readers to be a powerful force. I would like to invite you to fill out a short poll (below) while I’m gone. To keep you entertained, I leave you links to a few blog postings that may not have gotten the most views but that are interesting in their own right:
Thanks, again, for your readership and I wish you a Happy New Year! I will be back here blogging the week of Jan. 5.