Overcoming perfectionism’s demons to launch my new blog

Slaying inner demons is exhilarating. Last week I launched my new blog, SockShine (because why should shoes get all the news?). It’s a sort-of fashion and life blog entirely dedicated to socks, driven by my own passion for this humble garment. It’s something I’ve been wanting to start for years, but have let the fear of “putting myself out there” hold me back – in so many aspects of my life.

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Monkeyshine now on Etsy

Well, I finally bit the bullet and set up shop on Etsy. Yay! I’ve been deliberating over the “To Etsy or not to Etsy” question for far too long now and some dramatic action was required to haul me out of my deep ditch of procrastination…

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