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Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Tanya, thank you



I've had the honor of receiving two awards from my blogging friend Tanya Reimer http://tanyareimer.blogspot.com/.  Tanya and I have followed each other almost from the beginning and I've learned a lot from her about how to work the blog (like add these pictures, and add links). So any versitility and sweetness comes from her.

One of the conditions of accepting this award is that I have to link back to her blog, which I've done. Another condition is that I reveal seven things about myself. So, here goes (I'll leave the good stuff for my memoirs):
1. I've been married thirty-seven years.
2. I'm a slow reader.
3. I love blogging.
4. I wonder if I'll ever get my writing published in the traditional way.
5. Less than a year ago, I didn't even know what a blog was.
6. I have a Kindle.
7. I have three wonderful daughters and three wonderful grandchildren.

The final condition is that I pass these awards along to five other bloggers:

 http://elizabethvaradansfourthwish.blogspot.com/ Elizabeth Varadan is an outstanding book reviewer and writer of her travels in Spain.
http://aspiretobejuliana.blogspot.com/ Juliana L. Brandt has an interesting take on life.
http://crossingthehelix.blogspot.com/ R. C. Lewis is a star in the universe.
http://jolenesbeenwriting.blogspot.com/ Jolene Perry is an up-and-coming YA writer.
http://annbest-jen.blogspot.com/ Ann Best is the best memoirest.

And there you have it--a list of sweet and versatile bloggers.

9 comments:

Juliana L. Brandt said...

Oh wow, thanks, Richard! This is very sweet of you :)

Jolene Perry said...

Awesome!!
THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!

Tanya Reimer said...

Hey awesome 7 things and great choices on the bloggers to receive the awards, I know all of them but one, and plan to fix that immediatly! They are all great!!

Deb Shucka said...

Congrats on your award. It's great to get to know you a bit better here. Blogging is addictive, isn't it? :-)

Elizabeth Varadan aka Mrs. Seraphina said...

Hi, Richard, thanks so much for the. Awards, I'm honored. I've enjoyed reading your posts. Nice to learn more
About you. My husband and I have been married for 37 wonderful years, too. I
Really ejoy blogging too. I feel sure you will eventually get published the traditional way, so keep at it! I will have. To wait to pass on the .awards, but thanks again!

Valentina Hepburn said...

Hi Richard,
Congratulations on your awards. You deserve them. You've made me so welcome into the blogging world. You and Tanya were my first followers. I'm so impressed that you've been married for 37 years. Keep on blogging...and writing. You'll have your good news day, I'm sure!
Luv
Valentina

Elizabeth Varadan aka Mrs. Seraphina said...

Ice. My fingers got all over the keys for that last part of my comment. I'm still getting used to working on the iPad keyboard. See? I meant ick. Not ice.

Scott Niven said...

Hi Richard,

Just saw your comment on my blog. If you send me your email address offline I'll send you a Google+ invite. My email address is:

scott.niven.author AT gmail.com

Philip Verghese'Ariel' said...

Hi nice to meet you
Congrats
Will come again
Keep posting
Best regard
Philip