Authenticity: A Risk I’m Crazy Enough to Take

I just read the post Authentic Blogging from Sarah on OneStarryNight.com and couldn't believe how closely it resonated with me. She questioned her own bloggy authenticity, because she was afraid of making waves or offending people. I'm paraphrasing of course, but that's the gist. I've been thinking about this, in regards to myself, for quite a while. When I started blogging in May 2010, I had no niche, I just wanted to have fun. As I learned more about blogging, I started to care more and more about what would please other people than whether I was actually satisfied with (and by) what I … [Read more...]