The forums ran from 2008-2020 and are now closed and viewable here as an archive.
Home › Forums › Back End › WordPress Alternative › Re: WordPress Alternative
If you are looking specifically for blogging software, I have no idea why you wouldn’t want to use WordPress.
@JaredAM, I certainly wouldn’t call Drupal "lightweight".
You could try something like CushyCMS – http://www.cushycms.com/