As followers of my blog may have observed, I am truly technology challenged. It came to my attention that comments may have been disabled on one or more of my posts, and when all else failed, I sought help on Google. This is what I found. While not the article I read for resolving commenting issues, the articles from this site are quite helpful. To anyone experiencing technical difficulties of their own, I highly recommend that you check it out.
How to set up a WordPress blog 1: the basics