Advent Calendar 2.0 is probably just around the corner. The purpose of this page is to stimulate the thinking of LifeSpringers so that we can be ahead of the curve for the 2020 Advent Calendar. Below is a list of forms we might use along with the pros and cons of each.
- The first form we should consider is the current form. The pros include the following: 1) Pages are uniform, and the guidelines are the same for everyone. 2) Costs can be kept to a minimum since we do our own editing. 3) Editing responsibilities are relatively simple for Bruce. Cons include these: 1) Many LifeSpringers do not read the guidelines leaving Bruce a lot of editorial responsibility. 2) This form does not allow for much creativity among our better writers. 3) This form requires compliance with the stated guidelines.
- The second form is a magazine format. Pros include: 1) More freedom for writers to go over word limits. 2) More opportunity to manipulate the form. Cons include 1) More editorial responsibility for Bruce. 2) LifeSpringers will not read long articles. Period.
- The third form is