When I first started my Writing Circles, this was one of the biggest questions in my mind. Who would want to participate in a writing community where we would be sharing fledgling words, witnessing each others’ growth, and learning together as we went along?
As I put adverts in local village magazines and stuck posters up on notice boards and telephone poles, I felt like I was calling out, “Welcome! Please join me, whoever you are, wherever you are! You know who you are, even if I don’t.”
Slowly and surely, names and registrations started trickling in. Who were these people? A scientist, a nurse, a yoga teacher…
Read more at my guest blog post over at What Now, What Next. You’ll also find information about a chance to join me in an online taster session of Spilling the Ink on 22 Sept.