Your friendly Words mods have been in discussion for a while now about making some changes to the Words forum. This thread is for you, the Bluelighters who frequent Words, to make your voices heard. What improvements would you like to see? We are looking to update the guidelines of the forum, so we’re interested to hear what you would like changed, and / or what you would like to keep as is.
To get the ball rolling, what I’d like to see is a broadening of focus, so that instead of just focusing on writers posting their work and getting feedback, we’d also have more general discussion about writing, writers, books, techniques, literary news and events… and just more discussion in general.
Therefore Words might have more threads like this one:
And this one:
They're just a couple of examples, and the tip of the iceberg. Personally I think broadening the focus in this way would enrich and enliven the forum.
Now, over to you guys! Thoughtful, constructive responses please!