So, I know it’s Monday and I don’t usually post on Mondays. But this is a special Monday. A Monday I post on almost every year (except when I’m really behind schedule and end up on a random Thursday…😊) And you know what I’m about to say, right? Of course you do! This isn’t your … Continue reading Wheee-hee-hee! Witches In The Air! – Announcing The Guidelines For The 11th Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest!
I love running writing contests. I really do. Right up until the moment when I have to narrow a field of 300 fabulous stories down to a finalist list of 12 or so! That’s the moment when I say to myself (every single time!), WHAT WAS I THINKING???!!! WHOSE IDEA WAS THIS WHOLE CONTEST THING … Continue reading The 11th Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest – FINALISTS!!! – Vote For Your Favorite!!!
***FRIDAY NIGHT UPDATE*** Sorry for the delay in posting finalists, everyone! So many great entries – it’s really hard to narrow the field and it’s taking us longer than expected. I will do my best to post them no later than Monday afternoon, sooner if I can. Thank you all so much for your patience, … Continue reading The 11th Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest aahhhrrrooooOOOOO!!!
You know, I really like to be trendy. You’ve probably noticed that about me. Always with the most up-to-date, hip fashions, always with my finger on the pulse of current events, absolute master of the newest technology (snort! ok, I can’t pull any of these off with a straight face 😊) But today, I am … Continue reading The 2020 Halloweensie Finalists Are Here. . . At Last!
All right, you guys. Clearly there was a dastardly plan afoot. A plot, one might say, involving sneaking, secrecy, and skulduggery! I know what you’ve have been up to. On a dark and stormy night, you all got together in a cobweb-covered barn and, sipping a delectable steaming potion concocted of chocolate and cream, with bobbing marshmallows … Continue reading Just When You Thought It Would Never Happen . . . The 2019 Halloweensie Contest Finalists – Vote For Your Favorite!!!
***CONTEST UPDATE*** I apologize for the fact that I am behind schedule posting the finalists. I know you are all waiting. I did not anticipate 324 entries or I would have given myself and the other judges more time. We will do our best to have the finalists posted by tomorrow or Saturday. Lizard … Continue reading The 9th Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest aahhhrrrooooOOOOO!!!!!
Somehow it is the 19th of November, and I’m sure you all know what that means! It’s time to start getting ready for my long winter’s nap! Yep. Me and the bears. Preparations are well underway! We’re putting on our flannel jammies, getting out the fleece blankets and the down comforters, fluffing up the extra … Continue reading The 2018 Halloweensie Contest WINNERS!!!
DARLINGS! The day has FINALLY come! Normally, I’d engage in a bit of tomfoolery to sidetrack you from our mission and make you think I’d forgotten why we were here on a Thursday. But I have made you wait so long for the finalists that there will be no stalling today! We shall get right … Continue reading The 2018 Halloweensie Contest FINALISTS (…FINALLY!!!)
***Update November 12th*** We’re pretty close to having the finalist list, but even if it was ready in a couple hours, that wouldn’t give enough time to vote today and I have previously scheduled blog posts for Tuesday Debut tomorrow and Would You Read It Wednesday on Wednesday, so the finalist list will be posted on Thursday … Continue reading The 8th Annual Halloweensie Contest aahhhrrrooooOOOOO!
Monday. Yawn. Snooze button. It’s Monday. WHAAAT??? Wait! It’s Monday?! Oh my gosh! Get out of bed! CRASH! Stupid bed covers! Oh my goodness! What time is it? Good gracious! Is it late? Wait. If the clocks turned back yesterday does that mean it’s an hour earlier than it was? or an hour later? Whose … Continue reading The 2016 Halloweensie Contest Finalists!