Archive | June, 2013

Cold Coffee Press – Spring Issue

26 Jun

steaming coffee

Cold Coffee Press’ Spring Issue Of Cold Coffee Writer’s Magazine Is Now Available. This issue was published June 18, 2013 (Spring).

Please Visit This Link To Purchase The Hard Copy And E-Magazine.

If you would like to add something ( poem, short story, article etc.) to our upcoming Summer Issue. Please forward to

Please take note that we are also featuring our Cold Coffee Press Authors at our new promotional site called eReader Paradise. Please tell your author friends about this Free E-Book Promotion site owned by Cold Coffee Press:

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Ascent Aspirations Magazine News June 2013 Issue

13 Jun


Ascent Aspirations Current Issue June 2013

The Annual Ascent Aspirations Print Anthology Contest for Summer 2013
We are currently in the judging process.
See details at the following link:

New Spoken Word Videos
Each month we will be featuring two spoken word artists. This month with the double issue, we have four highly acclaimed spoken word poets,

Kendall Patrick and Sebastien Wen

We accept submissions year round and decide on placement of accepted submissions for future issues. At present we are attempting to read submissions once a week for all the submissions submitted for that week.

Accepting poetry for January 2014 and beyond. (We will be publishing 9 poets per issue.)

Accepting short fiction for December 2013 and beyond. (We will be publishing 4 short stories per issue.)

Accepting visual art for December 2013 and beyond. (We will be publishing 2 to 3 exhibits per
issue.) Accepting Spoken word videos already uploaded to YouTube for August 2013 and beyond. (We will be publishing 2 spoken word artists per issue.)

Accepting essays for July 2013 and beyond. (We will be publishing 2 essays per

Accepting book reviews for September 2013 and beyond. (We will be publishing 1 to 2 reviews per issue.)

The Liebster Award

5 Jun


Thank you Briana Vedsted at for nominating me for the Liesbter Award. I am thrilled to take part. I started the blog to help fellow writers and myself promote our writing.

Here are the rules:

First is to accept the award, post the picture of the Liebster Award on the top of post and say who nominated you for the award and list their blog site.

•Rule number 1 is to list 11 random facts about me.
•Rule number 2 is to nominate 11 other bloggers for the Liebster Award and list their blogsites.
•Rule number 3 is to notify the bloggers of their award.
•Rule number 4 is to ask the award winners 11 questions to answer when they accept their Liebster Award.
•Rule number 5 is I answer the questions left for me by the blogger who gave me the award.

11 Random facts about me:

1. My dad is my best friend

2. I enjoy fast food

3 I dislike washing dishes

4. I rather spend time with animals than people

5. I like the song birds singing in the morning

6. at night the sound of the frogs croaking in the hayfields

7. I pray every day

8. I watch Dance Moms

9. I listen to Tupac and JayZ

10. I took tap and batton lessons

11. I’m in love

Questions for my nominees to answer:

1.What is your pet peeve. My pet peeve is sneaky people.

2. Where do like to go on vaction. To take a break from Canada’s cold winter I fly to Santa Barbara California to visit with my sister and her husband.

3. Who is your favorite singer. That is a tough question to answer. My mood dictates who I listen to.

4. Do you have a nickname? Yes, I have a few.

5. Is there something you collect. I keep feathers I find.

6. If you could go back in time for a day, what year would you go to? I would go back to a summer night of 1986.

7. What is your favorite color. My favorite color is forest green but I wear mostly grey and dark blue.

8. What smells reminds you of home. The smell of Lilacs and a flowering almond tree reminds me of home

9. What was your first pet. My first pet was a brown with biege cat I named Sweets.

10. What is your most prized possession. My most prized possession are my gold pentagram rings.

11. Name your favorite book off the top of your head. My favorite book is Let Me Make Myself Plain A Personal Antholoy by Catherine Cookson.

I nominated you for the Liebster award! Join in 🙂


My questions for my nominees are –

1.What made you start blogging?
2.What are your top 3 locations you would love to travel?
3.What are your top 2 novels?
4.If someone asked you to give them a random piece of advice, what would you say
5.When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
6.If you could try out any job for a day, what would you like to try?
7.Who is your favorite Author?
8.How many books do you read in a year?
9.What is your dream job?
10.How long have you been blogging?
11.What is your preferred genera?

Smiles and Sunshine 🙂