This is the second story in the F. Scott Fitzgerald collection Flappers and Philosophers.
“Respond” means log in to your blog, and click the “Blog Me” button to get a pop up window with a sample prompt. Personalize what you see, and click “Publish.” Your blog will now have a new entry, with a link pointing back to the course page.
In class Thursday, the blogs were working perfectly — the course blog responded with a link pointing from this blog, back to your blog. (I hope that two-way link will keep working, because it will make it much easier for future assignments, when I ask you to read and comment on what your classmates wrote about.)