We Have Winners
Seekerville is just getting caught up from the holiday guests and party fun. If we missed sending out your prize, please do let us know! As always, contact Seekerville through our new web email if you are a winner and if needed, provide your snail mail address. Please note our giveaway rules here. All prizes are distributed within 6-8 weeks of winner announcements.
We still have a few New Year's Eve Party Winners who need to claim their prizes. If that's you, contact us as we have attempted to reach you already.
Monday Award winning Barbour and Bethany House author Mary Connealy started out our January Month of Firsts with The First Money I Ever Made WRITING. Susan Snodgrass is the winner of the $15 Amazon gift card and, since she mentioned it, she is also receiving a copy of Mary's adorable little 'first sale' play, Clashing Symbols.
Historical author Amanda Cabot joined us on Tuesday us with great advice about incorporating actual places, people and events into your fictional work with her post Writer Beware. It's Not As Easy As It Seems. Winner of a surprise box is Carol Moncado.
We were delighted to welcome Sarah Ladd on Wednesday with her post is "Your First Marketing Plan: Why Every New Author Needs One and How to Get Started." Winner of a book package in honor of Sarah's visit is Janet Grunst.
Love Inspired author Audra Harders was our hostess on Thursday with "Taking Baby Steps to Win The Race". Winner a surprise pack of great reading to start your year is Virginia.
Friday we welcomed back Philosophy of Romance's Vince Mooney with his post, "A Guy Writing Romance...What's So Funny About That?" Winner of a Seeker book package is Kara.
Next Week In Seekerville Our Month of Firsts Continues
Monday: Join Love Inspired Historical author Janet Dean as she talks about the debut, of her first published book, Courting Miss Adelaide.
Tuesday: "My First Book Pitch." Myra Johnson reveals her initial ignorance about editor/agent appointments and the terror of finally signing up for her first-ever pitch. She will give away a copy of Autumn Rains, the book she pitched at that memorable appointment.
Wednesday: Seekerville is delighted to welcome guest blogger and inspirational writer Amanda Barratt!
Thursday: Love Inspired author Ruth Logan Herne is your hostess. Ruthy will jump on the "Firsts" bandwagon with the Top Ten Reasons Her Really Bad First Book Never Got Published. Food will be accompanied by North Country prizes. Be sure to stop by for a chance to win Waiting Out the Storm.
Friday: Welcome back to Love Inspired Historical and Barbour author Debra Ullrick who shares about her first conference and editor appointment. Debra will give away three copies of her latest release The Unlikely Wife.
Janet Dean is cooking in the Yankee-Belle Cafe today.
Random News & Information
- Editor/Agent Etiquette (Bookend, LLC)
- A New Year + A New Agent=A Sparkly Beginning to 2012 (Books & Such)
- Jerry Seinfeld's "Don't Break The Chain" productivity technique. Download your own calendar at The Writers Store. BTW you can start any day of the year.