January 7, 2013

Wanted: New Writing Gig

want writing jobLet me explain. I wouldn’t want a NEW gig if my OLD gig hadn’t melted away like the Republican hopes in the last election. I loved writing for Write Anything. The eclecticism of the group, the mind-stretching themes, the support from everyone for whatever I turned out.

I want that again. Since Write Anything is retiring, I’d like to find it somewhere else.

Don’t get me wrong. I’m not looking to write just any column. I contribute to many groups–TeachHUB, Innovate My School, Amazon as a Vine Voice, Technology In Education. I write books and ebooks and booklets. In fact, I have more writing than I can keep up with while keeping my day job (more on that later). What I do want is to be part of a writer community that blogs for the benefit of authors. Exactly what Write Anything does–did. Used to do. I want that motivation, connection to the world of novels, inspiration to think outside the box.

If you know of such a group, email me at [email protected].

Now it’s time to go. I’d say, I’ll be back, but that’s been used before, so I’ll just walk off into the digital sunset. As they said in Seattle so many years ago, last one to leave, please turn the lights out.

Jacqui Murray is the editor of a K-6 technology curriculum, K-8 keyboard curriculum, creator of two technology training books for middle school and six ebooks on technology in education. She is the author of Building a Midshipman, the story of her daughter’s journey from high school to United States Naval Academy. She is webmaster for six blogs, an Amazon Vine Voice book reviewer, a columnist for Examiner.com, Editorial Review Board member for Journal for Computing Teachers, Cisco guest blog, Technology in Education featured blogger, IMS tech expert, and a bi-weekly contributor to Write Anything. Currently, she’s editing a thriller that should be out to publishers next summer. Contact Jacqui at her writing office.

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