The Versatile Blogger Award

A big thank you to my friend, Sylvia Heike, for nominating me for the Versatile Blogger Award!

Please check out her blog where she chats about her writing projects. I’m a big fan of her fantasy drabbles – click here for my favourite one.

versatile-bloggerThe rules of nomination:

1) thank the person who awarded you
2) include a link to their blog
3) select & nominate 15 blogs/bloggers you’ve recently discovered or follow regularly and
4) tell 7 things about yourself

I nominate the following blogs for the Versatile Blogger Award:

Writing Blogs:

1 SpeckLit: Read fantasy drabbles, great stories in one hundred words.

2 Fiction University: Janice Hardy writes great articles on writing. I particularly enjoyed her 30 day workshop about editing novels.

3 Bitlather Chronicles: Follow Leslie & Dave as they write their epic arcane steampunk series.

4 Hypergraphia: Follow Alyson as she writes Powerful, her fantasy novel about Kyla, a princess coming to terms with her future.

5 Writers Helping Writers: Great informational posts on writing. A recent series on choosing special talents for your characters caught my eye.

6 The Vandal: Derek Haines combines humour and great information about writing and many other subjects in this informative and entertaining blog.

7 Helping Writers Become Authors: Lots of very interesting analysis of the structure of a book, plus other great posts on writing.

Steampunk Girls: Check out these amazing steampunk costumes.

Humour/Fitness/Fashion Blogs:

Cat vs Human: Every cat owner will identify with these sweet cartoons!

10 Crappy Pictures: Not currently active, but do scroll through the archives. The parenting cartoons are hilarious, whether or not you have kids!

11 Nerd Fitness: My favourite fitness blog, with inspirational posts on getting motivated.

12 Putting Me Together: For everyday fab fashion and advice on remixable wardrobes, this is the place to go.

13 Not Dressed As LambFashion doesn’t have to be frumpy once you hit 40 – quite the opposite.

14 Curves And Confidence: Inspirational fashion blog for curvy ladies.

15 Loop Looks: Real-life everyday outfit ideas for work


Seven Things About Me:

1) I’m crazy about my two beautiful cats

2) Zumba is my fitness passion

3) My favourite book as a child was Anne of Green Gables

4) My favourite colour is turquoise

5) Recently, I turned an old fish tank into a terrarium

6) I could live on pizza

7) I’m left-handed


  1. Sylvia

    April 18, 2015

    You’re welcome! 🙂 What have you got in your terrarium? Lots of great blog links, I’ll check those out.

    • magicwriter author

      April 18, 2015

      I have a fern, spider plant, african violet, ivy and parlour palm. Experimenting to see which survive!

  2. Angela Ackerman

    April 18, 2015

    Thanks so much, Elise (both for the award and for finding me on twitter.) 🙂 Very glad you found your way to WHW and are enjoying the Skills and Talents Thesaurus! 🙂

    • magicwriter author

      April 18, 2015

      No problem, Angela! Thanks for stopping by x

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