I felt it was time to switch blogging platforms... again. This time I've switched to NodeJS based ghost.
There are many reasons that caused me to land on Ghost.
Ghost is NodeJS based
Posts are written with Markdown
I'm really coming to like Markdown, but still lack enough proficiency to make me happy. Using it to write posts should improve that.
I've tried many platforms, I'm sure Ghost won't be my last. Most recently I was using Octopress and was not displeased with much of it. There was one large issue for me however -- I couldn't blog from any system I happened to be using. Ghost solves that.
Posts from the prior incarnation of my blog can still, as of this writing, be found at http://intensiveporpoises.com.