Originally Posted by NatCh
I always look at one om my old posts. I don't see anything in the control panel, but you can also see the number of posts from your User Profile page
(on the "Statistics" tab), but the only way I know to get to that is from one of your posts, so that's not much help.
It looks like you can go to User CP, then click on "Your Profile" from the left menu it gets you to the same place.