This post is for Alex Cavanaugh’s Insecure Writers Support Group (click the link for details on what that means and how to join. You will also find a list of bloggers signed up to the challenge that are worth checking out. The first Wednesday of every month, we all post our thoughts, fears or words of encouragement for fellow writers.
This month’s question — skipping it!
Instead of the question, I’d like to invite everyone to participate in:
Blog Delurking Week
Blog Delurking Week is inspired by Parul Kashyap Thakur, who hosted an international delurking week on her blog last year, which I missed. It traditionally takes place the first full week of January and is an opportunity for bloggers to encourage those who quietly read their blog to comment. As Parul says:
This week you are not allowed to lurk.
You cannot knock and leave. Please don’t knock and leave. I would love for you to say hello and tell me that you were here. And you know I don’t ask this all the time. Only once a year, don’t be a number on my stats.
If you want to participate, you can, even if it’s past Week #1 of January. Melissa says you can run it anytime you want. Participation is easy:
Add a comment to this blog post. Say hi–invite me to visit your blog. I love a good roadtrip!
That’s it! I’m waiting…
More on #IWSG
Jacqui Murray is the author of the popular Building a Midshipman, the story of her daughter’s journey from high school to United States Naval Academy, the Rowe-Delamagente thrillers, and the Man vs. Nature saga. She is also the author/editor of over a hundred books on integrating tech into education, adjunct professor of technology in education, blog webmaster, an Amazon Vine Voice, a columnist for NEA Today, and a freelance journalist on tech ed topics. Look for her next prehistoric fiction, Against All Odds, Summer 2020. You can find her tech ed books at her publisher’s website, Structured Learning