A Big Thank You to Robynn Gabel , over at dupler. org for surprising me, by nominating me for the Liebster Blog Award. I was stunned to find this amazing honor when I logged in the other day. To become a part of this rich community of Bloggers was so overwhelming that I had to take a few days to calm down. So now that I have, I’m happy to offer that wonderful feeling, and have other bloggers join in on the fun.
Liebster is the German word for “dearest” or “most cherished.” You can get nominated for a Liebster Award, regardless of how many followers or likes you haven’t racked up yet, if SOMEBODY out there loves your blog enough they can single it out for special recognition within the blogging community.
The Rules for The Liebster Blog Award are as follows:
List 11 random facts about you. Answer the questions that were asked of you. Nominate 11 other blogs for the Liebster Blog Award and link to their blogs. Notify the bloggers of their award. Ask the award winners 11 questions to answer once they accept the award.
Eleven Random Facts About Me.
I’m the third daughter of a third child of a third daughter
I’m a tomboy in high-heels
I taught myself to play the flute and tenor saxophone
I’ve seen more death in my lifetime than most people should.
I like to write in silence, but that is not always possible
I’m a slow reader
I’m an Introvert, because I’m Empathic
I LOVE cookies
I try to do something that scares me, daily
I want to learn more, than I know
The Eleven Questions I was asked.
Would you rather read or write? I would say write.
Where is your favorite place to write? Outdoors under a tree
What are you currently reading? A friend’s YA novel, she just published, and asked for a review.
What is a favorite character name? At the moment it’s Zahila, from my, soon to be published, novel Inheritance.
Dog person or cat person? Both
What is the piece of writing that is the best you’ve ever done? I don’t think I’ve gone there yet, as a writer.
Your middle name is? Michele
How do you reward yourself after reaching a goal? It all depends on the goal, which could range from opening a bottle of good wine to having a piece of chocolate.
To break writer’s block, what do you do? I haven’t had that problem, but I’m told that reading often helps.
If you had to decide on pie or ice cream, which would you choose? Pie, I’m not big on the cream.
What is your favorite time of day? The in between times; just before daybreak and right before nightfall.
Tennyson Slane PoeticPassion
Helen Valentina Helenvealentina
N. W. Harris nwharrisbooks
Joss Koostachin mrschmoe
cohencycles Just Fuffy
Noemi Betancourt Noemibetancourt
Michele D’Acosta micheledacosta
Julia Julia’s Place
Eleven Questions for my Nominees
What is your favorite Quote?
Who is your favorite character in a novel?
In your opinion, what was the best book adapted to a movie?
What grammar error makes you the craziest?
Nothing to do on a rainy day, movie or book?
Where is your favorite place to write?
Writer’s block is it myth or fact?
Desert, cookies or cake?
Desktop, laptop, or tablet?
Do you play an instrument?
Are you a writer?
Congratulations you guys!
I hope you will join in on the fun and make someone’s day by passing on this fun and entertaining award.