I wasn’t sure how to start my first blog.
I wasn’t even sure I could do it, I think I must have written and deleted a hundred drafts.
I suppose the first thing I should write about is why I want to start blogging?
The answer is simple really, I love books!
When I read a book, I am bursting with so many thoughts and opinions and love for the characters, that I just want to share them with whoever will listen (which I’m sure drives some of my friends crazy!).
One day when I was out having coffee (well hot chocolate) with a wonderful friend of mine (and amazing blogger) Emma Kay. (http://helloemmakay.com/) I was telling her about a book I had just read, telling her all about the characters and the story, when she suggested that maybe I should start a blog.
She said she could tell that I have a love for books just by the way I was talking and that a blog would be a great way to share that.
Now I knew Emma blogged but I never thought that I could do it, but with her encouragement and kind words, a seed was sown.
Maybe I could do it?
I’m not going to lie, even with the encouragement of Emma, it took me a while to stop procrastinating and give it a try. Continue reading