Welcome to week eighty-three of What I’m Writing! Thank you to everyone who linked up last week – I loved reading your posts, as always. I was thrilled to read about the publication of Becky’s book, Baby X ( a review will follow shortly but the short version is – go read it!) – it gave me something to smile about in a week when the country seemed to be spiralling out of control. For much-needed escapism I also loved Geraldine’s poignant short story, and Luisa’s beautiful poem (which I read four times) brought me solace in the way that only poetry can. For more fabulous posts do pop over and have a read of last week’s link up.
If you’re new here (welcome!) you might be wondering what #WhatImWriting is all about. You can find all the details here but the short(er) version is I’m a writer who loves blogging about my writing process and reading about those of others. This linky is for all you fellow writers, poets, bloggers etc. out there to share posts about what you’re writing (and all your hopes and fears, triumphs and tears) with a group of people who understand what you’re going through.
I’ve also set up a private group on Facebook that all linkers are welcome to join. It’s somewhere we can share work and have a chat about all things writerly (and whatever else we fancy really). It’s a ‘secret group’ which means you’ll need an invitation to join so once you’ve linked up just let me know if you want me to send an invite.
If you’d like to join in you’re very welcome! There are just a few suggestions for taking part:
- Link up any post (old or new) that is to do with writing/blogging etc.
- Please either use my badge on the post (copy and paste the HTML code below) or link to my blog. I will share your post on Twitter in return.
- Read and comment on as many other posts in the linky as you can. What I’m Writing has developed a lovely, supportive community and we’d love you to join in
- If you’d like to tweet your post feel free to use the hashtag #WhatImWriting. If you tweet me a link to your post @writingbubble then I will RT.
Please link up below – just click on the blue button that says ‘add your link’ and follow the instructions. I look forward to reading your posts.