I've moved the search button so it now shows in the first page.
There are several desireable improvements to search, probably the top two being a relevance vs date sorting, and showing the titles of the hits, but search is quite important in a large blog like this one.
Oops! I've looked more carefully and I see that the categories are creating many unwanted
and also that the date of all the hits is Jan 17th. Well, partial search is - in this case - better than
no search at all, so I'm going to leave the search button in the new location, and let's keep trying...