Monday, April 11, 2011

Who is the Lucky Winner of BLUE -- Plus Upcoming Spilling INK Writing Contest

Dear Readers, 

Announcing the winner is always an exciting moment for me, but first I'm announcing the long awaited for news of the 2nd Annual Spilling Ink Creative Writing Contest for grades 4-8. Last year was such a successful and satisfying event, that we're doing it again. All details about the contest, the judges, and the MANY prizes will be announced on Friday, April 15th, right here on my blog. Hope you'll spread the word to the budding authors in your life!

And now, announcing the winner of BLUE by  Award Winning Joyce Moyer Hostetter:


Joyce Moyer Hostetter
The LUCKY Winner is:
***Lorrie Ziemba***


Lorrie, Please e-mail me: claragillowclark(@)gmail(.) com with your mailing address ASAP, and Joyce will have your book in the mail to you this week!

Be sure to check out Joyce's wonderful blog and web-site if you haven't already!

Watch for the details of  the Spilling Ink Writing Contest coming your way on FRIDAY, April 15th! 
Please take a moment to congratulate the WINNER of BLUE.  THANK YOU!  


  1. Congratulations, Lorrie!
    Donna V.

  2. Congratualations Lorrie! Because of travel, I have a very narrow window in which I can mail the book so please send address ASAP! (From now until 18th) Okay. Thanks and I hope you love BLUE.

    Thanks, again Clara!

  3. Congratulations to Laurie! She's lucky. :) Thanks, Clara, for a wonderful contest.


  4. Congratulations to the winners. Great books!

  5. Congratulations, Lorrie! I know you will enjoy this book. Can't wait to for the Spilling Ink contest, Clara. Thanks for keeping us all "in the know". :)

  6. Congrats, Lorrie.

    And thanks, Clara for sponsoring such cool giveaways and contests.
    Looking forward to Spilling Ink! :)

  7. How exciting! Thanks so much for the autographed copy of BLUE. I can't wait to read it!
    I, too, am looking forward to the information about the Spilling Ink contest.

  8. Congratulations, Lorrie. We're all so glad you won. We're ecstatic for you. No one deserved it more than you. I was so hoping you would win...

    (Don't you wonder what actors are REALLY thinking as they're clapping for the winner, and they lost? I was trying to channel their thoughts. But seriously, I do want to extend some congratulatory good wishes her way...)

    And Clara--thanks for hosting the give-away. I am looking forward to hearing about the Spilled Ink contest. (The name is certainly cool.)