Yes, if you are reading this, I am gone. Hopefully, not gone as in dead, but gone as in on the road. Also hopefully, that means the house sitter showed up and is sitting on my recliner watching TV and eating popcorn and studying. Third, hopefully, he did not bring his dog, who is a high-energy dog who needs to run ten miles a day and might get three.
Me? This trip is a combo one — rest, one day of paddling, one day of talking to the Shreveport, La. RWA writers, one day
visiting with my aunt in Lafayette, and RESEARCH! Lots of research.
So what does this mean to you, our readers and lurkers. It means I am taking a day to offer something that we haven’t done on
MW in a long time. I am giving the day to you to introduce yourselves. Take today, de-lurk, post 200 words or less about yourselves. Say hi. Tell as much or as little as you want. Chat among yourselves. Use Internet protocols and etiquette.
You might come away with something great: online or in-person crit groups, discovering that you live close to one another, discovering that you are going to some of the same cons, attend the same school, have the same hopes and dreams. Some mighty fine friendships have come about because of this site, and a few of you have shared rooms at cons. J
I’ll check in from the road if I can. And next week, we’ll have something else new and different.