Sunday, February 10, 2013

Liebster Award!

A big thank you to Sarah over at Inklined Writers for nominating me for the Liebster Award!  :) 

The Liebster award is a tag where bloggers nominate other bloggers they like with 200 followers or less. Any type of blog can be nominated. It's a way to get to know new bloggers and to network with them. Here's how it works:

1. List 11 facts about yourself.
2. Answer the 11 questions the blogger who nominated you left.
3. Ask 11 new questions for those who you nominate.
4. Choose 11 bloggers with less than 200 followers to nominate.
5. Go to each blogger's page and let them know about the award.
6. Thank the person who nominated you and link back to their blog.  (I didn't realize this rule until after I wrote the above intro.)

My 11 facts:

1. I can do a pretty good Scottish accent. I British guy said it was, "Quite good." XD

2. I've been playing piano for twelve years.

3. I've been to Paris, France.

4. As a child, I liked my vegetables and didn't like candy.

5. I used to Fence... like with a sword.

6. I won first place for a Jack Sparrow scarecrow at a fair once.

7. I used to have goats and chickens before I moved.

8. I've been writing since I was 11.

9. I've met authors Bryan Davis, Jill Williamson, and Jerry B. Jenkins in person.

10. I used to live in Miami, Florida.

11. Once I drank tea tree oil... Never do it.

Sarah's 11 Questions:

1. If you could go to one concert for free, who would you see? Taylor Swift

2. If jelly stopped existing, how would you make a PB&J with something else as the J? I don't like PB&J. :P

3. If you could go any one place, where would you go? Narnia ^ ^'

4. What, if any, channels are you subscribed to on Youtube? A lot including the Piano Guys and Lindsey Stomp, and Mark Crilley :)

5. Chemistry or Physics? Chemistry.

6. Do you play in instrument? If so, what? Piano. :)

7. What's your favorite breakfast cereal? I don't like cereal, but I like Cinnamon Toast crunch without milk. XD

8. How do you like your eggs cooked?  (If you're a vegetarian, how do you like your tofu cooked?) Fried, but I don't like eggs much either lol.

9. Do you listen to music while you blog? Yep, I'm listening to "Dirty Paws" by Of Monsters and Men right now. :)

10. What was the title of your first blog post? Interview with Bryce

11. Why did you start blogging?  I started my blog to build a platform for myself to help my chances of getting accepted by an editor or agent, but I find it as a good accountability experience and the encouragement from my readers is great. :)

Alright now for my 11 questions:

1. What's your TV series?
2. Favorite superhero?
3. If you could have any pet whether it is mythical or real, what would it be?
4. If you could live in the world of a book or movie, which one? 
5. Favorite music artist?
6. What is your favorite scent?
7. Hunger Games or Twilight?
8. Motorcycle or car?
9. Favorite cookie?
10. What is a quirk about yourself?
11. Do you have a favorite blog?

I hereby nominate:

3. Leah K. Oxendine at Filmmakers of the Next Generation
4. Rosie at Writings of Rosie
5. Lily Jenness at Lily's Notes in the Margins
6. Giselle Abreu at Mesmerizing Writing
8. Jonathan Maiocco at Jon M. Music
9. S. Alex Martin at Get It Write Tonight
10. Anna Schaeffer at Anna Schaeffer For His Glory
11. Heather Manning at My Writing Desk.

Have you ever done the Liebster Award before? What are some interesting facts about you? Try answering some of these questions in the comments. ^ ^

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  1. Thanks for nominating me, Victoria! I'll have a post up soon.
    I've always wanted to try Fencing. And I'm still cringing about the tea tree oil.

    1. You're welcome! :D Fencing is pretty fun and the drinking of tea tree oil was not a good experience lol.

  2. Thanks for the nom Victoria! Lol. I love your answers! I want to go to Narnia too!

  3. Victoria, thanks for nominating me! And also, you share a name with one of the main characters in my novel, "Embassy." :D Just thought I'd let ya know ;)

    1. You're welcome! :) Cool. I have a secondary character named Martin. :)