I stumbled across this post today through WordPress’s Freshly Pressed and I totally relate with this blogger’s feelings. It’s difficult putting your thoughts into words and then putting those words out the internet because there’s that fear that people won’t care. But this post and its 16 comments have encouraged me to keep posting and to stay honest. In the end, that’s what people care about–honesty. And even if I just reach one person with my story, that’s enough.
That’s right. I said it.
Blogging scares me.
This blog, this place that was created to be a bright and shiny window to my deepest, innermost thoughts, was born almost a month ago. And I have yet to make and publish* one single post.
*publish being the key word. I’ve written thousands in my head.**
**only slightly exaggerated.
It’s not that I haven’t been laughing. Or loving. And Lord knows I’ve been eating. Life has still been happening here. And it has been (mostly) wonderful.I am 100% sure that this severe-lack-of-posting funk has nothing whatsoever to do with me having nothing to say, but rather everything to do with the irrational, unexplainable, cold sweat/makes-me-want-to-puke/sudden-loss-of-brain-funtion inducing fear that I am met with each and every time I put my fingers to the keys.
After spending a few weeks believing that I was clinically insane and needed to be medicated…
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