Being patently bossy--especially when it comes to things I know a little about--I have coaxed not one, not two...fine, four people into starting their own blogs. They are, in order:
and now, Jenny at "Brain Bunnies."
I have also given my long-winded, moderately inspired, coffee-got-cold-while-I-was-talking opinion to the following people about their already fantastic blogs:
To be noted: Personal "advise" has been handed out to countless bloggers in comments, direct messaging on Twitter, and via email.