Google has completed processing my infringement notice and removed my article "The Alp and the Schrattl" from the blog that posted it without my permission. The infringement of my rights as creator and copyright holder of that article has been dealt with to my satisfaction.
As a creator and copyright holder, knowing your rights is not enough. You also have to protect those rights. Know what to do in the case of infringement.
In the case of the unauthorized publication of my article on another blog, I followed Google's procedure for notifying them of copyright infringement. They then removed my content from the offending blog.