This week sees Thanet’s writers meeting for not one but two social meetups. This Wednesday (the 28th) has become a day for Thanet’s writers, poets, and creatives to meet up in places around Margate. Lunchtime: Writers grabbing a coffee At a … Continue reading A day of social meetups for Thanet’s writers
We are now at the end of day 4 of week one of the Awesome blogger awards and a few questions have come up that I need to answer. How do I enter the Awesome Blogger Awards? The Awesome Blogger Awards … Continue reading Awesome Blogger Awards: FAQ
It is time for another of our rolling blog based competitions – the awesome blogger awards 2018. Nothing grows a writers’ platform quite like some cooperative blogging. For the whole of February that will be our theme. It will be a competition … Continue reading Awesome Blogger Awards 2018
When we run events, we need to look after the people that come along. Do organisers of writers events do enough to keep people safe after the event? I have been thinking a great deal about the safety of people coming … Continue reading Look after all your group
This week sees the return of our weekly informal gathering of writers – Writers’ Tea and Chat. The event will be switching back to the original Thursday evening. As before, we kick of about half seven in the evening (1930hrs). About Tea … Continue reading Tea and Chat 2018
Who else has heard of NaNoWriMo? If you have yet to encounter it, this is your introduction to something that will take you nought to novel author in just 30 days. NaNoWriMo, or the National Novel Writing Month is a challenge … Continue reading Do you NaNoWriMo?
There is something magical about finding a fun writer’s group. At last weekend’s Sunday Writers group we tried out a new activity – Word Bingo. Now, before you groan here me out – this was a far more fun than … Continue reading Having fun at a writer’s group
Establishing a safe space for writers to share work is one of the most important things a host must do. As hosts, we have a responsibility to look after the writers that we receive into our gatherings. Some writers, perhaps … Continue reading Creating a safe space for writers