Bantering Blonde. How clever, insightful and smart. How witty and humorous, how me.
Lately, I have been unsure whether to introduce Bantering Blonde with pride or shame. She’s pretty darn smart, she’s funny, but who the hell calls themselves The Bantering Blonde and actually gets taken seriously?
I do. Well, I did. I think I still do. Do you see where I’m going with this?
I’ve actually built a pretty good business and most of my clients love the whole Blonde schtick. Lately though, I have found that my writing is hampered by it. For two years I’ve been writing my ideas on social media and business without concern for the header it has been published under. So why am I suddenly so self conscious?
I’ve finally come back to my roots and I’m using my social media and marketing skills in the world of fine arts/music and it is a perfect fit for me, but the other night as I began writing about the importance of community and social media in audience development it suddenly occurred to me that all of my ideas might be overshadowed by this Blonde thing. Is it just me? Or can people really take me seriously as Bantering Blonde? Obviously, my audience will change some and for all I know there is nobody reading at this very moment. Maybe I need to get over myself and just write….