You will hear this statement over and over! Your content will be paramount to the success of your blog. If you produce crappy content then that will more than likely be the result that you will get from your site, crap! On the other hand if you can produce good content for your reader then you will start to develop a following for your blog. Not everyone will produce the same type of writing, but you will never know if you don't try. There is nothing wrong with failing at something as long as you give it your best. Then when you look back at least you know that you did your best. Be yourself and don't try to pretend that you are something or somebody that you are not. To build a successful blog will take some time and you must understand that aspect and be prepared for the long haul. There is so much to learn for a new person and the web is always changing, but don't let that scare you because even the "pro" bloggers have to keep learning new things. Once you get the basics then jump on in and go with it. Everyone before you and plenty after you will do the same thing! Good Luck!!