It's time for a blog contest giveaway!
Thanks to everyone for helping me reach the 200 follower milestone. To celebrate and offer my appreciation for your support, I'm hosting a contest giveaway of the following:
One person will win a $25.00 Amazon gift certificate.
Four people will win the book Chicken Soup for the Soul: My Dog's Life.
For a chance to win, please do the following:
1. Be a follower of this blog.
2. Leave a comment that includes your desire to enter the contest and your email address so I can contact you if you win.
That's it---so easy! If you would like your name added a second time to increase your chances of a win, please make mention of this contest (with a link back) on your blog or other media, and let me know that you did. The contest ends at midnight on Saturday, July 30th. The winners will be chosen at random and announced here on Monday, August 1st. Good luck!
Grandma's Goulash graciously hosts Succinctly Yours, the wonderful meme for those of us addicted to microfiction. The trick is to write a story in 140 characters or less using the photo below as inspiration. To add to the challenge is the word of the week, "obscure." My stories are below.
Vivian’s butt obscured Ed’s study of the rare yellow-bellied sapsucker perched in the tree.
Ed smiled. He didn’t mind the alternate view.
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Jan complained of everything from their picnic lunch to the temperature of the lake water.
Bill bided his time. Drowning would shut her up.
Have a great week!