Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest: 2nd PLACE “Cobalt Point” by Anne Marie Hilse

Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest * 2nd Place Winner * Cobalt Point by Anne Marie Hilse This story gripped me right away and had me glued to every page. I loved the feel of the story, the questions, the intrigue – and Anne Marie has a great voice that resonates with me. The characters … Continue reading Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest: 2nd PLACE “Cobalt Point” by Anne Marie Hilse

Word Weaver Winner’s Profiles: 2nd Place Winner Anne Marie Hilse

The winners of April’s Word Weaver Writing Contest share their thoughts on the contest, writing in general, and other stuff.   Today our 2nd place winner, Anne Marie Hilse, answers a few questions about our contest and other writerly things. (Click HERE to read her contest entry) Anne Marie has been an equestrienne, chorale singer, … Continue reading Word Weaver Winner’s Profiles: 2nd Place Winner Anne Marie Hilse

Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest: 2nd PLACE “The Crescent” by Anne Marie Hilse

Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest * 2nd Place Winner *  “The Crescent” by Anne Marie Hilse I enjoyed this story a lot. Anything to do with ‘Nawlins is gonna get my attention, and anything with interesting characters and a good pace is gonna keep my attention. This had all that and more. I don’t … Continue reading Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest: 2nd PLACE “The Crescent” by Anne Marie Hilse

Word Weaver Winner’s Profiles: Second Place Winner Ann Marie Hilse

The winners of July’s Word Weaver Writing Contest share their thoughts on the contest, writing in general, and other stuff. Our2nd place winner in the July contest, Ann Marie Hilse, wrote a really interesting piece that locked readers right in. I liked the style and the flow, but also the eerie undertone of why are you doing this versus what’s gonna … Continue reading Word Weaver Winner’s Profiles: Second Place Winner Ann Marie Hilse

Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest: FIRST PLACE “Ruby Slips and Poker Chips” by Heather Kindt

Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest * GRAND PRIZE WINNER * Ruby Slips and Poker Chips by Heather Kindt There was a lot to like in this story. It’s  great way to show how an interesting character can grab us right off the bat and immerse us in a story. Readers want a character they … Continue reading Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest: FIRST PLACE “Ruby Slips and Poker Chips” by Heather Kindt

Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest: FIRST PLACE “Making Copies” by Ellie Presner

Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest * GRAND PRIZE WINNER *  Making Photocopies by Ellie Presner There was a lot to like in this story. I wanted emotion, and I wanted a character I could connect with, sympathize with, root for. In Ellie’s story, I got that and so much more. The Main Character, as … Continue reading Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest: FIRST PLACE “Making Copies” by Ellie Presner

HERE ARE YOUR WINNERS! Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest (July 2017)

Are you excited to see who won our July 2017 writing contest? You should be. It was CRAZY hard to determine the best story out of so many amazing entries.   These were GOOD stories, gang. Really good. And the fact is, on a different day or in a different contest, ANY of these finalists … Continue reading HERE ARE YOUR WINNERS! Dan Alatorre’s Word Weaver Writing Contest (July 2017)

Hate Marketing? Be A Sponsor for the July Word Weaver Writing Contest and let me do it for you!

Marketing sucks. Be a SPONSOR of the Word Weaver Writing Contest – and I’ll do it for you! Use the contact me button NOW to become a sponsor and get the exposure you need for you book, product or service. Let’s talk! On July 1, 2017, I will announce the rules for our 2nd quarterly writing … Continue reading Hate Marketing? Be A Sponsor for the July Word Weaver Writing Contest and let me do it for you!

Would YOU Like To Help Sponsor The Next Word Weaver Writing Contest (which is in July)?

Announcing the next quarterly Word Weaver Writing Contest: JULY 2017! DO YOU NEED PUBLICITY for your book or website? Be a SPONSOR of the Word Weaver Writing Contest! Use the contact me button to become a sponsor. Let’s talk! On July 1, 2017, I will announce the rules for our 2nd quarterly writing contest. We plan … Continue reading Would YOU Like To Help Sponsor The Next Word Weaver Writing Contest (which is in July)?