If that's not the goal though, then I really like your idea in making this.
Only to a point. People don't edit their blog post a year after they posted. They are mostly meant to be read today.
This also looks like a great way to just get better at the craft of writing. But if you really want to be read, you'll probably at least need a slightly different format than this one.
Notes and Thoughts aren't meant to be read, but it's meant to turn out essays that will be read. Those essays are linked from Notes and Thought and the front page.