I've published a small handful of blog posts on Medium so far this year - it was definitely easy to get set up and just jot down thoughts until enough came together to make a cohesive post in itself.
I didn't intend to "start a blog" at all, I wouldn't consider myself a blogger.
Writing has definitely had an effect on me as a developer over the past few months. I'm finding it pushes me in different directions and researching more into a couple of topics than I otherwise would have.
It helps me to solidify ideas and back up my opinions on them instead of just letting them fester half-unfinished in the back of my mind.
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