Saturday, March 01, 2008

Win $100 of Book Gift Certificates!

You always find things you didn't know you were going to say, and that is the adventure of writing. -- John Updike

First off... I have to point out that lovely green banner up above. Do you see what it says? The Long and the Short of It is giving away $100 worth of free books in the form of downloads and gift certificates so you can go to town and load up on any books you choose!! Check out this list of graciously donated giveaways:

One (1) Grand Prize!
Two (2) Second Place Prizes!

Donated by The Long and the Short of It:
  • $5 Gift Certificate from Amazon.com
  • $5 Gift Certificate from Samhain Publishing
  • $5 Gift Certificate from Fictionwise



Woo hoo!!! What are you waiting for? Click here to find out how to enter. Contest ends on March 17, 2008.

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So, here's a big shocker: IT'S SNOWING!

Bet you're surprised, huh? Yep... already have a good six inches of the white stuff outside (on top of the several FEET we already have) and it's still coming down. I swear, I'm not going to see grass until June...

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I'll be drawing a contest winner for my website contest later today. In the interest of making it completely impartial, I'll have my daughter select the entry out of the hat, but she's still sleeping *G*.

A new, identical contest, starts today on my website, so don't forget to keep on visiting my tour stops and entering to win. Thanks!

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I got the nicest, unexpected email yesterday from someone named Heather. It said, in part: I just found your page from a CTR link and had to tell you I love the cover and trailer for Don't Fence Me In! The cover is beautiful, you are lucky!

I can't tell you how much it tickled me that this person took the time to email me. So, thanks Heather!!

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Today's random quiz:




Your Leprechaun Name Is:



Bailey Cabbageleaf


7 comments:

Allie Boniface said...

Yeah, it's snowing here too (again)...blah...

Sarita Leone said...

Ugh. Snow. Ugh. Even me, the one who loves the stuff, is yearning for grass. Green, growing grass.

Who am I kidding? I'll be thrilled to see brown, snow-flattened grass!

Hope you have a great weekend! Love your fan mail. I love it when readers take a minute to say something kind. It completely makes my day. :)

Jen of A2eatwrite said...

I'm ready to move to Florida...

Judy Thomas said...

How very appropriate...as a leprechaun, I'm Mini Shortlegs. How did they know?????

Tori Lennox said...

*hugs* on the continued snow. Don't read my blog today.

Your Leprechaun Name Is:

Twitchy Greentoes


ROFL! Okaaaaay. *g*

Brandy said...

Um, sorry about the weather. Have a wonderful day, snow or not.
Plucky Bottlesipper

Dru said...

We didn't get the snow that was predicted for us. Sorry that you continue to get snow.

Your Leprechaun Name Is:
Dirt-foot Luckleaf