Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Of Miscellany Giveaway's and Tags

First off, Luci @ Virtuous Girlhood is having a very lovely giveaway for some homemade cards. They're so good I would think they were bought from a store. :)  



 
 
This is a picture of one of the cards.

{this photo belongs to Luci}
Just click HERE to enter!!
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Anna @ The Anna Cabana is hosting a bunch of giveaways!

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In the first one she's giving away a Chatty Guz Zipped Pouch from Gussy's online shop.
{disclaimer: this photo is not mine}
Click HERE to check out this giveaway.

The second thing Anna is giving away is a hair accessory, from Kristin's online shop, called Summer Bloom.

{disclaimer: this is not my photo}
Click HERE to enter this giveaway.
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Jessica @ Safirewriter is having a giveaway!
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She's giving away a book called The Princess Adeline. To enter, click HERE.
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Now for one of the tags. The first one is from Nela @ Beloved Star.

8 books I've read recently:
1. My Bible. Hey now, it counts. :P
2. The Oath
3. Why Pray?
4. Stink Alley
5. Boy From Baby House 10
Okay, I can't think of any more. :(

8 Songs or Albums I Listen to All the Time:
1. We Are One by Switchfoot
2. Headphones by Britt Nicole
3. Excuses by Deas Vail
4. Glorious by Phil Stacy
5. Tonight by Plus One
6. Be My Escape by Reliant K
7. Quitter by Carrie Underwood (thanks Bleah dear!)
8. Let's Just Fall In Love Again by Jason Castro (thanks again Bleah!!)

8 Things I love:
1. My Bible
2. My Heavenly Father
3. My Jesus
4. My parents
5. My sisters
6. Baking
7. Turning 16
8. Singing

8 Things I've Learned This Year:
1. Don't forget your age (refer to the post titled "My Birthday").
2. Do not go to a restaurant and let your grandmother tell the waitress that it's your birthday. ::deskface:: >_<  A guy about my age who worked there came and got my name and the age I was turning, then screamed, "Eldarwen is here and celebrating her 16th birthday!!!" (Of course, he used my real name:). I just covered my face, laughed and I'm sure I was red as a rose. (More about that tomorrow;).
Idk anymore at the moment. I'm not very good at these. :/

8 New Recipes I Want to Try and Make by the End of the Year:
Oh my. I have no idea.

8 Favorite Online Hangouts:
1. Blogger (duh)
2. Gmail
3. Blogs (but, I guess that kinda counts as blogger).
I don't go really "hang out" anywhere else online. I might visit a few sites every now and then, but not regularly.

8 Projects I Need To Work On:
Uh, we won't even go there. :P

I'm not going to tag eight people, I'm just going to say that whoever wants to do this tag can! :)
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The second tag is from my friend, Saerwen @ Fiona Everest: Daily Musings from Ireland.

Your favorite era in history?

WW2.

What do you write your stories on?
My computer.


What is your favorite kind of character?
Smart, but adventurous and an occasional sense of humor.

When you’re asked what your story is about, what is your usual reaction?
"Uuuuuhhhh, do you really wanna know?" :P


What is your biggest writing pet peeve?
When people laugh when I say I write. That really grates on me. >:/

What is the biggest turn-off for you when reading a book?
Curse words and adult content.


How many words on average do you punch out in one sitting?
Um, I really have NO idea. I just do it 'til my fingers are numb. :P


Are you a fast typist?
Oh yes!


What do you do for inspiration?
I just wait for the inspiration to come. :)


The truest writing quote you’ve ever heard:
I'm not very familiar with any.


What’s your favorite genre to write?
I have two: Sci-fi and fantasy.


Favorite font to write with?
Arial. :)

 


Favorite Book:
The PJ series (Percy Jackson), at the moment. :) But I love my Bible, too!! ;D



Least-favorite writing prompt you’ve ever received?
The Oath. Talk about adult content..... YIKES!! O_O


If you published your first book, what would you do?
*thud*
"Eldarwen?! Eldarwen, are you okay?!"

Thanks for the tags, girls! :)
Be sure to check out those giveaways! You won't regret it. ;)

6 Greetings from Elven Friends

Anna Gray said...

Hey girl! Thank you so much for posting about my giveaway. It really does mean a lot to me! I'm so glad you entered and are able to join in on the fun! =)

Alexandra said...

Whoa whoa...it's an overload of giveaways! Thanks a bunch for sharing :). Definitely have to check them *all* out. Who doesn't love free stuff?

Taylor said...

LOL at the end! =D I just don't understand why you don't like that book. Well, actually, yes, I guess I can. But soon, you'll be reading an awesome book! *wink*wink* =D Btw, have you read The Victor book that you won yet?

Eldarwen said...

Tay, I read the preface and part of the first chapter, but I haven't read any more than that. I really need to, I just haven't gotten around to it. :)

Love,
Eldarwen

Cornet Crazie said...

Haha. Love the answer to the last question! That's probably what my first reaction would be too :)

Bree said...

What lovely giveaways! I am so glad you pointed them out to me. Would you mind posting about my giveaway? Check out my blog for more details.

Blessings!
~bree