I’m a Liebster Award Winner! Thanks, Juliet   13 comments

A big Grazie, Danke, Merci & Thanks to Juliet Greenwood for nominating me for a Liebster Award when I’m such a newbie to this blogging thingy. In only a week, I have read multiple wonderful pieces, been delighted by so many designs of people’s blogs and intrigued by everyone’s individual stories. It’s widened my world, and I love that.

I enjoy reading what people think, finding out what issues concern them and getting a taste of their fiction writing. All of it is quite impressive.

As I understand it—and it’s all a bit vague, cuz, like, where did this all start? Germany makes sense—as “liebster” means “dear,” from the verb “lieber” [to love]. The Liebster Foundation? I have no clue, but it’s a great idea—these are the Liebster Award rules:

1. Thank your Liebster Blog Award presenter on your blog.
2. Link back to the blogger who awarded you.
3. Copy & Past the award onto your blog.
4. Nominate 5 blogs to receive the award.
5. Inform them of their nomination by leaving a comment on their blog.

Here Are My Nominees:

1. Emily Kennedy has a great piece titled I Don’t Vote for the Party, I Vote for the Person. Anything political and ya got me. emilykennedyauthor.com. And, yummy recipes, too.

2. Jeff Silvey was the first person to read and comment on my blog and he has an interesting, fun and thoughtful blog called Five Things At Once, the daily ups & downs of a stay-at-home-dad.

3. Amy LeBonte at 3to9travels, because I enjoy her writing and love her playful and arresting header that she created.

4. Michael Ann Riley posted the laugh-out-loud article Watch Your Language! and being someone who can swear like a sailor (in the right company, of course. I was brought up with manners!). And, I love the name of her blog: Thinking In My Head, Ma (!).

5. A woman in Portland, Oregon has a fascinatingly, visually moody blog Reality Space. I loved her piece on “Extreme Ironing.”

Thanks again to Juliet. Everyone who reads this, please check out these other blogs, and remember, subscribe! Cuz we all need the love. Have a great weekend!


13 responses to “I’m a Liebster Award Winner! Thanks, Juliet

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. Congratulations! Awards are awesome.

  2. Pingback: The Awesome Liebster Blog Award « Five Things At Once

  3. Congrats! I followed a link from Juliet’s blog to here and so glad I did. Good luck with future blogs, your writing gig and most especially with your novels. Now, I’m off to click the Follow button just like I said I would. Trish

  4. Congrats on the award. I am new here and looking forward to ‘keeping sane’ along with you.

  5. way to go there! u r a fine writer and it’s always a pleasure to share space w someone who does what they love. keep on.

  6. Congrats Kat. And thanks, too. What a good idea, it’s cool to be a part of it.

  7. Hi Kat. This is my first visit to your blog and I’m enjoying it very much. Congratulations on your award! And wow, thank you so much for nominating me!!! I am honored and appreciate your kind words so much. I will be so happy to pass the award on to more blogs!

    Michael Ann

  8. I concur, your blog kicks ass. Thank you so much for thinking of me, Kat. I posted the award on my blog.

  9. Congratulations!!! You so deserve it!!! Your blog is awesome!

Thank you for your thoughts.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s