We’re wrapping up a three-day series that’s looking back on 2010: the best search terms, the best books I’ve read, and today…my favorite blog posts.

Being a writer is like being a dad. There are some of you that will like my kids and some of you that won’t. Some of you will think their antics are cute while others will think they need to be deleted.

Editor’s Note: Wait. Are we talking about blog posts or offspring now? You’re freaking me out.

With that said, there are posts that were particularly fun / thought-provoking / meaningful to me this year. These are the ones that actually made me laugh or made me cry as I wrote them. Here they are, in order of appearance…