Loyal Reader Award

My friend Lucinda Elliot has nominated me for the Loyal Reader Award, a singular blessing bestowed for being a good boy and showing up to read her blog posts on a regular basis. I should have asked for Air Miles! 🙂 This is the award where other bloggers get to lay their claim on you!…

Always Here If You Need Me Award

A grateful thank you to Phillip McCollum for nominating me for this interesting award. In his own acceptance post, Phillip says he's horrible when it comes to following up on blog awards. His humble honest admission filled me with guilt. No one is more tardy with award follow-ups than I am. I got to thinking what…

Very Inspiring Blogger Award

Thank You for the Nomination I want to thank Lucinda Elliot, talented Gothic novelist and all-around good person, for the nomination. The VIB Badge Seven Facts About Me I’m trying to lose some weight and cannot explain why the following facts came to mind. My favourite fast food meal is a chicken burger with tomato lettuce and mayo,…

Liebster Blog Award

Opening Remarks Back in January, the gothic-horror writer Lucinda Elliot nominated me for the Liebster Blog Award. I thank her sincerely for the honour. The long delay in putting up the acceptance post stems in part from a breakdown in my defences against manic-depressive illness. Things have been a bit rocky this year and the…

Blogger Idol Award

Thanks to that stellar blogger Adam S for the award nomination. May his beat go on. Thanks to Adam S for nominating me as a recipient of the Blogger Idol Award. Such nods between bloggers are gestures of respect. I especially like the tagline on this award’s logo, “because writers are the new rock stars.”…

Silver Quill Blogger Award

Katherine Givens has nominated me for the Silver Quill Blogger Award! It is a genuine pleasure to be so honoured by a young up-and-coming author and poet. Thank you, Katherine. Honours always come with obligations so I will take care of these right away. As per the award’s rules, I have answered the following questions:…