The Twelve Gifts of Word Weavers

 

Gifts of Word Weavers

Our Lexington Word Weavers group gives writers an opportunity to grow within the context of community. Those part of our year-round friendship know the gifts of Word Weavers. If you haven’t been part of a Word Weaver’s group, please join us in the new year.

 

The Twelve Gifts of Word Weavers

(to the tune of “The Twelve Days of Christmas”)

The first gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
A friendship that meets the whole year

The second gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
Two oopsie fixes and a friendship that meets the whole year

The third gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me three Editors
Two oopsie fixes and a friendship that meets the whole year

The fourth gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
Four or more critiques, three Editors, two oopsie fixes
And a friendship that meets the whole year

The fifth gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
Show. Do not tell, four or more critiques, three Editors
Two oopsie fixes and a friendship that meets the whole year

The sixth gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
Six fifteen training, Show. Do not tell, four or more critiques
Three Editors, two oopsie fixes and a friendship that meets the whole year

The seventh gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
Seven PM start time, six fifteen training, Show. Do not tell
Four or more critiques, three Editors, two oopsie fixes
And a friendship that meets the whole year

The eighth gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
Eight mistakes I missed, seven PM start time
Six fifteen training, Show. Do not tell, four or more critiques, three Editors
Two oopsie fixes and a friendship that meets the whole year

The ninth gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
Nine PM end time, eight mistakes I missed, seven PM start time
Six fifteen training, Show. Do not tell, four or more critiques, three Editors
Two oopsie fixes and a friendship that meets the whole year

The tenth gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
Ten tips for writing, nine PM end time, eight mistakes I missed
Seven PM start time, six fifteen training, Show. Do not tell
Four or more critiques, three Editors
Two oopsie fixes and a friendship that meets the whole year

The eleventh gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
Eleven cups of coffee, ten tips for writing, nine PM end time
Eight mistakes I missed, seven PM start time
Six fifteen training, Show. Do not tell, four or more critiques, three Editors
Two oopsie fixes and a friendship that meets the whole year

The twelfth gift of Word Weavers, a true love gift to me
Twelve monthly meetings, eleven cups of coffee, ten tips for writing
Nine PM end time, eight mistakes I missed, seven PM start time
Six fifteen training, Show. Do not tell, four or more critiques, three Editors
Two oopsie fixes and a friendship that meets the whole year

May your writing be a gift to others.

Merry Christmas.

 


Lexington Word Weavers member Cheryl Simpson writes real stories from her real life — a life made whole through the gospel. Check out her blog @ Realing In Life

 

2 Comments


  1. Thanks, Cheryl, for making me smile. And a big “PTL!” for the gift of Word Weavers that lasts all year long.

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