Progress: Recognizing I am the Tortoise, not the Hare
On one hand, I feel like this was a slow week in terms of the blog and all that making it happen stuff. Yet on the other hand, considering this is all new to me, perhaps I should just take the wins where they are. Continue reading “One Week In, I am the Tortoise”
It’s so incredibly easy to be a consumer of online content. But to create your own content and put it out there for the world to see, find, hopefully enjoy and also possibly reject – the thought makes me feel sick to my stomach. While it’s easy to say “be brave” or “put yourself out there” – the fear is very real and instead of pushing me forward, can snarl me back into a quiet corner.
All that I can do to overcome the striking fear is to push forward, make it an awfully drawn cartoon creature and hope that in this ridiculous visualized state, I can fend off my fear of the “Blog Monster.” Continue reading “All about that Blog”
So many things to learn when getting a new blog off the ground. So many tools to evaluate. After weeks (months? years?) of Google research, listening to podcasts and reading other blogs, it was time for me to suit up my big girl pants and get my hands dirty.