Tales from the Hidden Grove

Tales from the Hidden Grove
"Amongst the finest short story writers in the UK right now" ~ Black Pear Press

Friday, 11 January 2013

The Versatile Blogger Award



The very lovely Karin Bachmann, a friend from SwanwickWriters' Summer School, has nominated this blog for a Versatile Blogger Award.  Thank you, Karin!  Karin's own blog stories 4 7=>77 features a new story twice a week in English or German.  How much fun!?!

THE VERSATILE BLOGGER AWARD

Nominated by: Karin Bachmann

The rules: 

• Display the award certificate on your website
• Announce your win with a post and link to whoever presented your award
• Present 15 awards to deserving bloggers (Versatile Blogger) (I haven't managed 15 but I did my best!)
• Drop them a comment to tip them off after you’ve linked them in the post

• Post 7 interesting things about yourself

7 things about me:

  1. I can play the piano, flute, recorder and guitar, but prefer the piano 
  2. I have been the pianist at my church since I was 16
  3. I have lived all my life in the same village
  4. I sat behind Alan Lee at the Hugo Awards in 2005
  5. I have a loyalty card for almost every coffee shop in Bradford. (Touch of irony there!)
  6. I have recently re-discovered the joys of French knitting
  7. I have two tuned wind chimes hanging above my bed
And now to nominate my favourite blogs...

http://blog.mikerendell.com/ Fascinating details about his 18th-century ancestor and Georgian life
http://www.yukiaruga.blogspot.co.uk/?m=1 A lovely and talented artist
http://www.historyneedsyou.com/blog.html Another great history blog
http://juliekrose.blogspot.co.uk?m=1   Fascinating background to historical fiction
http://www.thisisandrewclark.blogspot.co.uk?m=1 Another great artist and my brother!