I just made 500 Followers one of the reasons I did was OM. I am sorry he left he made all of us more comfortable with blogging and I think helped make some of us better writers. We do not have that any more as OM has left for his own reasons. I have seen the kind of hate he was subjected to. It is beyond me why people are like this. Beyond me what anyone could get out of it. Anyway. OM if you are out there or peeping in we all miss you. You really made a difference too bad that is at an end. Who knows how many other really good blogs you could have helped develop. It is some legacy.
Yesterday, the final nail was placed in a metaphorical coffin, when influential blogger Jason Cushman left the blogging scene.
January 3, 2013- May2015 A few days before hand, Jason (better known as Opinionated Man or OM)had closed his site to the public, changed his privacy settings so that only he would be able to access his site. This was done, according to Linda G Hill‘s email from OM himself, so that he could eventually delete the website.
And this is where I break off my journalistic tone and I just speak withmy own voice now. Because I’ve fulfilled my duty, I’ve told you all the facts. But I haven’t finished saying my piece yet.
Where to begin? I guess I would thank OM- no, Mr. Cushman, since he’s older than I am, he deserves that respect- for everything he’s done for all of his followers. He would…
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