Hey there guys and gals! I just wanted to let you know (since I’m sure you were just itching to), the First Coast Romance Writers announced their finalists in their annual Unpublished Beacon Contest on their website (http://www.firstcoastromancewriters.com/contests-3/beacon-contest/) last night. Since I’m the contest coordinator, I’m posting the winners here as well, primarily ’cause I can, and because I know this has the potential to be seen by people one way or another. So here they are!
Finding Home – Bonnie Forsythe
The Imperfect Gentleman – Natalie Meg Evans
The Ren – Sarah Bailey
There was a tie, so they have 4 finalists
An Altered State of Betrayal –Bonnie Madison
Breaking All The Rules –Virginia Paige
His Law to Obey –Reagan Phillips
Rules for Burning –Chloe Carson
Futuristic, Fantasy, Paranormal
A Rip In Time – Helen Pilz
Blood, Pain & Pleasure – Nadine Mutas
Sanctuary –J.K. Hover
Fool’s Gold – Cari Davis
A Deal With the Devil –Cindy St. James
The Winds of Fate – Elizabeth Bysiek
Dangerous Dreams – Abbie Roads
Not Quite Legal –Christina Elle
Worth Running For –Kairee Taylor
There was a tie, so theyhave 4 finalists
Goodbye to Love – Carla Kempert
Second Chance in Sweetgrass – Megan Coakley
The Sweetheart Deal – Allison Morse
Why Can’t This Be Love – Lee Kilraine
Glory Glory, the Majorettes are 40 – Linda Bond
Holding at Love – Judy Fogarty
One More Breath – Pamela Kopfler
Descent – Kathleen McMahon
Macha and the River Blue –Barbara Gerry (pen)
Silk – Louise Cusack
So let’s give a big HURRAY! to all the finalists, shall we?
And now, just because I wanted to have a little fun, I took a quiz about which Star Trek character I was. Let’s just say I’m not entirely surprised at the results. Heh.
You are An Expendable Character (Redshirt)
|Since your accomplishments are seldom noticed,
and you are rarely thought of, you are expendable.
That doesn’t mean your job isn’t important but if you
were in Star Trek you would be killed off in the first
episode you appeared in.