1) If I'm following you, and I don't comment on your blog, please don't panic. I read all posts (virtually). I just don't always have time to comment.
2) I will get it drummed into my head that 300 words a day (given the quality of the words compared to previous writing) is acceptable and I am not failing in any way by being so slow.
3) I'm just about to post up winners of the chocolate competition!!!