Mirror, Mirror…Well, Mirror, Lorna

I have a really, really, super duper idea. Wanna hear it?

I have a really, really, super-duper idea. Wanna hear it?

Hop on over to Cristian Mihai’s blog. He’s a very popular blogger who kindly agreed to post an interview I did with my mirror.

Does that sound confusing or strange? Now that I read it, I’m a little confused and wondering about myself…

I guess you’ll just have to pop over there to see what I’m up to.

Sorry. You can't see his blog from here. You'll have to actually click the link. I know. It's extra work, but you were curious enough to get this far...

Sorry. You can’t see Cristian’s blog from here. You’ll have to actually click the link. I know. It’s extra work, but you were curious enough to get this far…

And, oh, by the way, you might like to know that my memoir just won an honest-to-goodness LITERARY Award. (Did I emphasize that enough?) Yup. A literary, not literal, award–although it literally won a literary award.

I don't blame you for wanting proof. I need to look at it regularly to convince myself that it's real, too.

I don’t blame you for wanting proof. I need to look at it regularly to convince myself that it’s real, too.

The Adirondack Center for Writing holds Literary Award Contest in several genres every year. My book was selected as Best Memoir of 2012. Β This is a juried contest and the judges in all genres are authors in their own right. The awards ceremony was on June 2 and I’m still in a bit of shock.

I’ll post more about this regional organization in an upcoming post. Until then, it’s back to my novel. I’m getting adept at channeling my grandmother…

Heck fire! I thought while I was at it, I'd enlist the help of some other famous writing dudes...

Heck fire! I thought while I was at it, I’d enlist the help of some other famous writing dudes…That is Poe, isn’t it? He better not just be some coked up creepy guy wanting to sit next to me. Been there. Done that.

~ by Lorna's Voice on June 5, 2013.

36 Responses to “Mirror, Mirror…Well, Mirror, Lorna”

  1. Thanks. I have my little award staring at me right now. It’s asking me why I’m here and not working on my novel. I think I need a cover for it… πŸ˜‰

  2. Congratulations, Lorna – that is so great!

  3. Thank you so much! I’m honored to know that you think so highly of me. I’ll check out your post and thanks for the shout out for my book! πŸ™‚

  4. Der Lorna, You have a lot of accolades but you may add another to your list, I nominated you for the Very Inspiring Blogger Award. Please check out my post and also the one who nominated me! You are on my top 15 list of inspiring writers! I mention you are writing a book, too!

  5. πŸ™‚

  6. You’re too kind. πŸ™‚

  7. I’ll go with that! πŸ™‚

  8. Sounds like planned inspiration to me. Enjoy!

  9. no probs Lorna,, I have done it as well,, smiling at it,,,;)

  10. Oh, sorry. Lots of comments, diminished brain cells. Forgive me, Gerry. 😦

  11. You are amazing. πŸ˜€ Take it. I am a truther … if I say it … it is so.

  12. I know you are talking mirrors,, but I am Gerry… πŸ˜‰

  13. Thanks, Shonnie. Amazing? I don’t know about that. I kept asking, so maybe amazingly persistent… πŸ˜‰

  14. Aw, Al, I love it when you’re all mushy with me! Thanks, Big Guy! Have fun over at Cristian’s place! πŸ™‚

  15. Thanks so much. I have the little trophy in a prominent place so every time I sit to write, I can see it. That’s what one of the judges told me to do! πŸ˜‰

  16. It was fun–a lot of work–but satisfying and fun. πŸ™‚

  17. Have fun! I did! πŸ™‚

  18. Thanks, Elyse! πŸ™‚

  19. Have fun! πŸ™‚ (On the other side, that is…)

  20. It’s just a regions award, but I’m still so honored that I won it. The judges are both experts in writing… πŸ™‚

  21. Thanks, Peter! πŸ™‚

  22. Mirrors come in handy for so much more than poofing your hair, don’t they? πŸ˜‰

  23. Thanks, Izzy. You’re are my true Amiga! πŸ™‚

  24. Posted a congrat on Facebook but one can never haver too many CONGRATULATIONS for a job well done. I am so proud of you mi amiga.
    Now, I am off to see what this Mirror Mirror thing is about.
    Adios …. xoxo

  25. How cool that you got an award! Very cool, but not incredibly surprising as your book is totally fascinating and entertaining. I also enjoyed your interview with the mirror. And interview is so much better than a date, which I used to do. No wait, I never did that. Forget I said anything. Except congratulations and good luck with the upcoming book!

  26. So fabulous, congrats…;)

  27. Well done on the award thing. Much bowing and clapping from over here. Thoroughly deserved if I may say so

  28. Congrats … I’m impressed… no I’m not… from what I’ve read, you deserve it, you earned it… didn’t cost you anything did it.??
    Going over to the other site now… so be warned..

  29. Congrats!

  30. Congrats, Lorna! Heading right over there now πŸ™‚

  31. Congrats Lorna! It must be very satisfying to capture all those thoughts and share them with the world of book readers!

  32. Well Congratulations!!! Very nice for you.

  33. I can’t tell you how happy I am about your award (well, actually, I just did, didn’t I?). You are somekindawriter kid and now the rest of the world knows it!! On my way over to the other blog…..

  34. You so silly Miss Lorna. That’s why I love ya so. πŸ˜€ WTG on being another bloggers page … that would be because you are amazing in case you weren’t aware. πŸ˜€

  35. As I said, I’m still in a bit of a shock. My first book? How did this happen?

  36. Congratulations on the award, Lorna. You deserve it!

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