At this week’s Writers’ Tea and Chat, Karen brought along a collection of items for us to use as prompts for creating a story. I’m still mulling over the best way to turn my item into a story. Which is why … Continue reading Using items as story prompts
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 in week four of the Awesome Blogger awards – that’s right one more week of platform building prompts. If you missed week 3, here it is. February’s four weeks of blogging are almost over. Have you been … Continue reading Final Week of Platform Building
As we enter week 2 of our (February) awesome blogger awards we’ve seen some interesting discussion themes starting. Now, let us look forward to the second week. Facts about February Here is a list of the “best” books of February … Continue reading Awesome Blogger Awards – February Week 2
February Week 1 starts tomorrow. Here are the Awesome blogger award topics for the week ahead. Remember that to enter you need to ping (link to this), Trackback, or comment a link to this post. Facts about February Here are … Continue reading Awesome Blogger Awards – February Week 1
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
NaNoWriMo, the month of novel writing, starts tomorrow. Are you ready? Me? Not at all. I have the barest of bare-bones plans. That could have something to do with all the DIY that has been going on in my home. The … Continue reading NaNoWriMo starts tomorrow, are you ready?
The Winner of the September story challenge is Jess Joy. I thought I would get that out there right from the offset. This is a zero mystery post, today. On the other hand, there is a lot of really good … Continue reading September’s Winner and Sunday’s challenge.
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
A new site, a new competition! Are you ready, writers? Explain the series of events that ties these images together How to enter Unlike our last competition which ran week to week, this one will run month to month. Also … Continue reading September Writing Competition