Likewise, my feeder had that little x next to you for a while, so I manually had to take a look. I’m glad you are back to blogging again though.
Like the new site and look: nice two right columns, though I am not so sure about that fully justified text.
I’ve been thinking about moving to WordPress myself. I’ve been on Typepad a few months now and it seems featured for “bit blogging” (frequent tidbity, linky posts) rather than essay type posts.