This is a blog in the terms of the software that creates these pages… WordPress. It is just an essay that is written by a member of the community that has permission to use this site…. members of the White Sands Soaring Association. Blogs can be used for discussion because comments can be made to a blog and this becomes what in the email world we call a thread. Or the blog can be one of kind such as a report to the membership of a flight. Pictures, links, documents, can be included in the blog so news and announcements can be made here.