Halloweensie! The Bookstore Cat’s Halloween

Susanna Leonard Hill’s Halloweensie contest is back! http://susannahill.com/ In its sixth year, this contest combines the spooky fun of Halloween with the challenge of writing a short short – 100 words or less – kids' story using the words spider, ghost, and moon (in any form). After you read my 100-word entry below, be sure to head…

Valentiny writing contest

The talented and generous Susanna Leonard Hill is hosting yet another contest! For the First Annual Valentiny Contest, entries should be 214 words or less and feature someone who is grumpy. You can see all the details on Susanna's blog.   The Bookstore Cat's Valentine (214 words) Living in a bookstore might not be every…

Holiday Writing Contest

It's that time of year.... It's time for Susanna Leonard Hill's 5th Annual Holiday Contest. You can read all about it here: http://susannahill.blogspot.com/2015/12/ho-ho-ho-5th-annual-holiday-contest-is.html Without further ado, here's my entry: Christmas with Kevin the Nanny Bot (349 words) Sitting on Santa’s knee at the Super Store Santa Land… …Kevin the Nanny Bot requested an apron. “Ho…

Update on Halloweensie!

Is Halloween over? Well, jack o'lanterns still haunt the porch and hordes of miniature candy bars lurk in the the dining room. So, no, I'd say Halloween malingers on. Further proof: Over at Susanna Leonard Hill's website, the winners of the 5th Annual Halloweensie Contest have been posted: http://susannahill.blogspot.com/2015/11/2015-halloweensie-contest-winners.html I'm thrilled to be included in the honorable…

Halloweensie!

Susanna Hill's Halloweensie contest is back! http://susannahill.blogspot.com/ In its fifth year, this contest combines the spooky fun of Halloween with the challenge of writing a short short story – 100 words or less – using the words costume, dark, and haunt. After you read my 99-word entry below, be sure to head over to Susanna’s site…