You stop updating your blog. A few weeks go by, then months, then all of a sudden you realize it’s been years since you wrote anything. Starting again is hard, as you feel you should write something important, explain why you have been away, condense years of stories into a big catching up post, commit to a New Year’s resolution of getting back to blogging and try to stick to it – the works.
Or, you can just rediscover how much you really like FreeBSD, play with jails for a while, spend some time migrating a couple of databases and thinking that after all it’s just a blog, the world keeps on rolling with or without it and what is four years without posting among friends?
So here is to a fresh install of WordPress on the latest FreeBSD, all running on Azure (more in upcoming posts). And to whatever may come next. I’m not promising it will last, but it feels good to be back.