“The Lovely Blogger Award”

6 Sep

What to do when you are nominated for a blogger award by a peer? 

Graciously accept of course. Play along. Thank you to Jiltaroo for the nomination. Jiltaroo is a blog by Jenny Parberry, a former “Jillaroo” (which I understand to be an Australian  slang-word for cowgirl) and currently an aspiring writer, a talented painter and a creative soul.

The blogs that I follow are mostly by writers and for writers. I am building a network of interesting blogger friends who are on different legs of the writer’s journey. There are also just a few loons in there to stir up the nest.

Seven Random Things about Myself

1. I have eaten bison, rattlesnake, octopus and crickets.

2. I played hours of Dungeons & Dragons until my mid-twenties.

3. I was a member of honor societies in college and won scholarships yet decided being a bartender was better than attaining a degree and never completed my formal education.

4. I am a confessed autodidact and voracious library patron.

5. The best view that I have ever seen in my life was in Austria and I still wake up from dreams about it.

6. I was a military dependent or “Air Force Brat” and never had a place to really call home until we moved to Oklahoma in 1991.

7. I am a fierce Okie. I love the Oklahoma City Thunder basketball team, OU Sooner football, and The Flaming Lips.

 

My Nominees:

http://diannegray.wordpress.com

http://teepee12.wordpress.com

http://outwherethebusesdontrun.com/

http://patwoodblogging.wordpress.com

http://ptbertram.wordpress.com/

http://lesleycarter.wordpress.com/

http://hslaterblog.wordpress.com/

http://clotildajamcracker.wordpress.com/

http://imustwritenow.wordpress.com/

http://emergencyroomproductions.net/

http://gwynplainelives.wordpress.com/

http://thewritingcorpofficial.wordpress.com/

http://chasingsomeday.blogspot.com/

http://thejennymacbookblog.wordpress.com/

http://clownonfire.wordpress.com/

 

Rules:

Include the blog award logo in your post.

Thank the person who nominated you.

Nominate 15 other people, and let them know you have done so.

 

 

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10 Responses to ““The Lovely Blogger Award””

  1. Chelsea Brown19 September 6, 2012 at 2:34 PM #

    Thanks so much for the nomination. :)

  2. diannegray September 6, 2012 at 3:05 PM #

    Thank you so much – I’ll be checking out your other nominees now :)

    • seanomurphy September 6, 2012 at 10:10 PM #

      Deserved. Please do check out these blogs.

  3. admingwyn September 6, 2012 at 7:44 PM #

    Thanks for the nom :-)

    • seanomurphy September 6, 2012 at 10:11 PM #

      Deserved. I like your blog very much.

  4. Teepee12 September 7, 2012 at 9:25 PM #

    Just to let you know, you are now cross-linked to my site both in the post, and in my links. I put you under Authors … if you want to be re-categorized, I’ll put you back into blogroll. Thank you so much … awards are drops of sunshine. They brighten the week!

    • seanomurphy September 7, 2012 at 9:36 PM #

      THANK YOU! I appreciate that very much.

  5. Le Clown September 10, 2012 at 5:50 AM #

    Sean,
    Big thanks for the award. Le Clown doesn’t do awards, but he does enjoy a great deal The Flaming Lips. Best concert he’s ever seen. But I don’t come empty handed. Here’s MY award for you:

    http://clownonfire.wordpress.com/the-awards-circus/alan-smithee/

    Le Clown

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  1. Awards, awards! | patwoodblogging - September 6, 2012

    [...] Sean has a lovely blog and would love you to drop by and see what he is up to. He is running a great series on planning your platform, so you will no doubt find him very helpful as well as interesting. He is at http://verynovel.wordpress.com/2012/09/06/the-lovely-blogger-award/ [...]

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