Well, not really “triumphant,” since I’ve been putting this off for…about a month. I get into my head that some things take more effort than they actually do, so I’ll put them off and put them off, especially if they aren’t required for school.

And then…I wrote that paragraph and put it off even more.

So I did something different, something I’ve been thinking about for quite a while now: starting a vlogging channel. It’s why I originally came up with the name “Books and Big Ideas” anyway, because I wanted to do something split between booktube and a vlog covering pop culture, educational issues, etc. So I stopped worrying about getting everything to sound perfect and be a chore (my main problem with blogging, which is less of a problem when I’m just speaking) and began! Here’s my intro: