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Twitter has become the priest in my confessional, the ocean for my message-carrying bottle, the stern editor demanding clarity and precision.
I signed up because it seemed cool. But I didn't Tweet in earnest until much later when I felt I had things to share, not just say.
No, at this point I add people sparingly. I drop people sparingly, too.
Longer than I used to be able to go without a cigarette when I smoked, but a day doesn't go by -- or even many hours.