Textcube is a publishing software with active development. This is the most famous and popular customizable blog tool in South Korea (yes, more than Wordpress).
With its many plugins and skins, you can make a fashionable blog.
Also it provides good localizations for Japanese, Chinese and English. (originally written in Korean)
FreePHPBlogSoftware is free blogging software powered by PHP scripting and a MySQL database. The software is released under the GPL license. The software is feature loaded, very easy to install, simple to customize, and a breeze to use!