Wheee-hee-hee! Witches In The Air! – Announcing The Guidelines For The 11th Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest!

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…ūüėä) 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!

The 11th Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest – FINALISTS!!! – Vote For Your Favorite!!!

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!!!

The 11th Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest aahhhrrrooooOOOOO!!!

***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!!!

Just When You Thought It Would Never Happen . . . The 2019 Halloweensie Contest Finalists – Vote For Your Favorite!!!

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!!!

The 9th Annual Halloweensie Writing Contest aahhhrrrooooOOOOO!!!!!

***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!!!!!

The 8th Annual Halloweensie Contest aahhhrrrooooOOOOO!

***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!