Thursday, July 25, 2013

Wonderful Team Member Readership Award!-And the nominees are....

Here are the rules for this award:
Julie & the person who listed her, showed the “rules” for this award as being:
  1. The nominee of The Wonderful Team Member Readership Award shall display the logo on his/her blog.
  2. The nominee shall nominate 14 readers they appreciate over a period of 7 days, all at once or little by little; linking to their blogs; and telling them about it at their blogs.
  3. The nominee shall name his/her Wonderful Team Member Readership Award nominees on a post  during 7 days.
I'd like to send a special thank you to Janice Persons, who nominated me for this award. It's such a wonderful surprise, that I appreciate more than I can express.
And the nominees are....  (anyone listening for the drum roll?)
  1. Janice Spina-Janice is a very special, talented person. She always encourages everyone. She is also most gracious during her interviews and does an excellent job with them.
  2. Carla Burke-Carla always encourages me, and cheers for whatever happy news I announce.
  3. Sarah Mazor-Sarah has started a new children's publishing company, where she specializes in encouraging and educating young children. Sarah shares her wisdom with parents on her blog. I'm sure her opinions are helpful and treasured.
  4. Suzanne Furness-Suzanne faithfully visits my blog and always celebrates with me, even for the small happenings in our lives.
  5. Sherry Ellis-Sherry is so kind. She's very busy, but she finds time to help other authors, write amazing blogs and books and be a great wife and mom as well.
  6. Murees Dupe`-Murees is an aspiring writer who leads a busy life, but is always willing to help other authors. She's an extraordinary person. I hope you'll stop by her blog at:
  7. Brandy- Brandy often visits my blog to celebrate whatever is happening in my life.
  8. Suzanne Drazic- Suzanne stops by my blog regularly and always adds helpful, supportive comments.
  9. Candilynn Fite- Candilynn was the person who was given my name as her "3-Ups" person. She took the time to visit my blog and learn about me so she could share her views with others.
  10. Laura-Laura was one of my first followers. She stops by as often as she can and leaves very welcome comments.
  11. Katherine Anthony-Katherine supports whatever I"m doing. She's very diligent in stopping by to comment on whatever news we have posted on my blog. 
  12. Steve K. Smy-Steve is always cheerful, encouraging and helpful despite the ongoing challenges he faces. I admire him and his talent a great deal.  He works diligently to promote other authors as well. SteveImagineer-ing. 
  13. Melissa Janda- Melissa has been one of my most consistent supporters. She was the first to nominate me for a blogging award. I respect her talent immensely.
  14.  Cathrina Constantine-Cathrina is one of my newer followers. I so appreciate the encouraging comments she leaves for me.
* I know that some of you are very busy and may not be able to respond, but I wanted to acknowledge your talents and thank you for always cheering me on. I appreciate every person who visits my blog.


  1. Wow, Deanie, I'm flabbergasted by this Wonderful Award!! I thank you for thinking of me! Have a Wonderful Weekend.

  2. You're welcome, Cathrina! I hope you have a wonderful weekend too! Now you have a little something extra to celebrate!

  3. Congratulations on the award. You certainly deserve it! Thanks for nominating me and for writing such nice things about me. You're a wonderful person!

  4. Thank you, Sherry. Those things are always up to other people to decide. I don't think I've done anything extraordinary yet, but I'm working hard to succeed. I always want my books to be as much fun as yours. ) Wishing you the best in your new home and everything else.

  5. What a great team you've nominated! I know some of these bloggers but some are new to me so I will definitely be checking them out.
    Congratulations on the award! :)

  6. Thank you, Julie. The awards are always such an honor and really unexpected. Thank you so much for stopping by and leaving such a nice comment.

  7. Thank you Deanie, what a lovely award. Congrats and thanks for nominating me, I'll give it some thought.

  8. You're very welcome, Suzanne. So happy to have chosen you.

  9. Big congratulations to a deserving award winner :) And thank you so much, Deanie for the nomination! I'm very honoured and touched by your generous words. Things being somewhat 'difficult' right at the moment, it may be a little while before I can properly acknowledge the award and do right by it ;)

  10. You're welcome, Steve. I never feel like I deserve awards, but those things are always left to the judgement of others. But YOU really do deserve this award and we don't mind waiting for your response. Best wishes, as always.

  11. Thank you so much Deanie! I am really humbled by this. Thank you. Congratulations with getting this award as well. You really are amazing.

  12. Thank you, Murees. The truth is anyone would love to have you on their team.!)

  13. Thanks Deanie! I am so far behind in blogging that I am first, but I will get to this. It's a new one that I haven't seen before so that is exciting!

    Brandy's Bustlings

  14. You're welcome, Brandy. It is an exciting award, isn't it? I hadn't seen it before either. Have a great weekend and no worries about when you get to posting the nominees.

  15. Awww thank you so much, this is awesome ;)

  16. Thanks, Katherine. I thought this award was perfect for you!