Day 8: Five Current Goals As you can probably tell, I generally don’t do well with goals. I can stick to a schedule if I really have to, but I’m usually a disorganized mess racing against the clock to finish my work. I've come to the sad conclusion that I'm addicted to the adrenaline rush which, … Continue reading Tawn’s Best Laid Plans
Today is the day! The Pirate Princess by little ol' me (Yea!) is now available in paperback, audiobook, and eBook! Watch the trailer! C'mon, do a little happy dance with me, share the love, and don't forget to have an amazing day, my friends!
Congratulations to all those bloggers who successfully completed the April A to Z Blogging Challenge! Sadly, I burned out about halfway through. However, I did learn some things along the way. First of all, I learned that while it has been asserted that one should write every day, it is important to start slowly and … Continue reading My A to Z Blogging Challenge Ultimate Defeat
Aloha, Bloghoppers! Welcome to TotallyTawn, a place where you can get a glimpse inside my mind, and hopefully, share a laugh or two. I want to thank Tof Eklund for including me in The Next Big Thing Blog Hop, and ask that all of you to drop by and peruse his little corner of the … Continue reading The Next Big Thing Blog Hop – Part One
It's hard for me to believe that I now have yet another year of blogging under my belt. I have made many new friends, ventured outside of my comfort zone, and learned so much that I cannot judge 2012 as anything other than a fantastic year for which I am ecstatically grateful. I have done … Continue reading 2012 Wrap Up
When I was about ten or eleven years old, I wrote my very first fictional short story. It just popped into my head and I wrote it down. To this day, I can remember the storyline and how it felt to write it. I think it may have even been "published" in the school newspaper, … Continue reading What Writing Means to Me and a Plea for Help
I’m a finalist! Check out all the entries here and don’t forget to vote for your favorite. I hope it’s me, but I’ll completely understand if it isn’t – the competition is fierce! And please be sure to visit the other writers and share the love. After all, the Beatles were pretty clear that “All You Need is Love.”
The finalists in The Jacket Writing Competition have been selected.
Boy, howdy this was tough! I asked a distinguished panel of 3 judges to review the entries for me. Our criteria was simple: we were looking for an interesting story, told well. We had consensus on several of the entries, but were widely apart on others. I debated having a top 10 list, but decided that many was too unwieldy. In the end I had to resort to taking up strong drink to narrow the field to 6.
Entries are again presented in the order in which I received them. The Polldaddy poll is below the last entry. Please vote only once per day until the polls close next Friday, March 30th.
Thank you so much to all who submitted entries! I hope you had fun – I know that I did.
Name: She’s a Maineiac
Proceed Without Caution
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I noticed this in my WordPress Spam folder today: "The next time I read a blog, I hope that it doesnt disappoint me as much as this one. I mean, I know it was my choice to read, but I actually thought youd have something interesting to say. All I hear is a bunch of … Continue reading Spam?
Dear TotallyTawn readers, I wanted to give you a little Valentine's Day gift - my special short story released today from Big World Network: Just click the image to go to the series page to read or listen to it for free. In addition, I think it's time for TotallyTawn to evolve. I never really … Continue reading From Me With Love