Back in 2003 I wrote in the first post of another blog:

Until recently the idea of jumping on the blogwagon would have seemed just too obvious. If I was going to re-start a diary, or create a homepage, I was going to do it properly.

Then in 2006, in the first post of another blog, I wrote:

I resolve to commit these Wednesdays to writing.
My track record in keeping up with such resolutions is not good

Then in 2008 I started another blog, and wrote:

I suppose it takes a blog a while to get established. I’ve no idea whether this one will. Past form suggests not.

Then in 2009, I started another blog and wrote: