Monday, January 19, 2009

Eleven Words Contest

In honor of the 11 day countdown to launching D100D, tell me about your day in eleven words. Yes - your day. (Today, tomorrow, so long as it's true - and yours.) EXAMPLE: Woke up sick, tried to do stuff, went back to bed. This will be another 24 hour contest. Winner chosen by 3 anonymous judges and announced on Thursday. Please leave your entry in the comment area - don't forget to leave your email address! DEADLINE: Tuesday Jan. 20th 2009, 11PM EST (TOMORROW.) PRIZE: A signed copy of The Dust of 100 Dogs and a VOG.** Good Luck and Thanks For Playing! (**VOG = very odd gift)

87 comments:

jocelyn said...

Sat at a computer and typed, was distracted by falling snow.


teenbookreview at gmail dot com

Khy said...

Wrote, read, complained, thought,
and did a whole lot of nothing.

khyrinthia at gmail dot com

DeadlyAccurate said...

Went to the UPS store, bookstore, and CostCo. Worked on novel.

deadlyaccurate at gmail.

Genevieve said...

The highlights of today included: sleeping in, blogging, and eating steak!

KB said...

Read a lot at the bookstore, and served at my church.

(this is my daughter's entry)

kmburnette@sbcglobal.net

Stephanie F said...

Vet appointment, then work. Haunted all afternoon by lunch's excessive garlic.

sfeldstein @ comcast . net

sharonanne said...

I watched television and took a nap with my sleepy cats.

sharonluvscats80atyahoodotcom

Jessica Verday said...

Ate once, showered late, squee'd at snow - fun times were had.

Jessica@JessicaVerday.com

biblauragraphy said...

Day of service at a community center. Eggplant pizza for dinner.

twonickelsoradime-at-gmail

Liv said...

Skiied down snowy green circle hills while screaming my voice hoarse.

Liviania said...

Ate two donuts, two pieces of cake, and ran a mile.

--

Wow, I'm not editing this since my first try was 11 words.

I ate other stuff too. But yeah, I needed to run.

inbedwithbooks AT yahoo DOT com

Janet Reid said...

Tweeting;
Reading;
Tweeting;
Speaking;
Tweeting;
Eating.

Yay! D100D Contest Entry Creating!

Vanessa (whatvanessareads.wordpress.com) said...

Wrote three essays for Psychology and ate lots of cheesy Cheetos.

Thao said...

Watched Slam Dunk, fed my dog, and sat down to read.

something_maybe@live.com

Megan said...

Today; minutes,hours, breaths passed, time between nightime, filled with dreams.

Julie Butcher-Fedynich said...

I have six children, they made me crazy, no school.

Former Debs said...

Woke. Wrote wrote wrote. Realized it all had to be deleted.

Rory Wilson said...

Tired of blowing my nose, but I reviewed my first book.


Littlewood10@aol.com

Jess said...

Exercised, went shopping, watched other people paint, worked a basketball game.

Diana Dang said...

Did first part of chemistry exam and checked mark earlier, failed.

=(((

Gina Black said...
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Gina Black said...

Lovely drive through Central California. Ate lunch at Mission San Miguel.

BJ said...
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Cora Zane said...

Wished to GOD for an evil eBay seller deathray button.

BJ said...
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BJ said...

Got dog groomed. Proofed documents. Calmed professional genealogists. Ate crab. Rested.

bjmuntain [at] sasktel [dot] net

Jess J said...

fell down stairs, ate, did laundry and research, excited for obama!

jessjacobs@mac.com

xollinzolox said...

Shot video with my Spanish speaking friends for French class project.

xollinzolox@aim.com

Anonymous said...

MLK Day - Painted room for the school - Then watched it snow.

ronsfairlady at comcast dot net

Kitten With a Whiplash said...

Briefly traded cyberspace for reality; everone I met was an idiot.

The Story Siren said...

woke up early, plowed through the white stuff, work day drug

Marcy Jo said...

Lived vicariously through my characters. Lived vicariously through other writer's characters.


thecrimsonautumn@gmail.com

Tami Klockau said...

Pretended to work, wrote, played Puzzle Quest, watched hockey, ate dinner.

Ruthanne REid said...

Edited my book, whipped some cream, and ate it with strawberries!

One Sheep said...

Read outstanding contest entries, sighed contentedly - I've already won my copy!

Good luck everyone!

Summer said...

Saved the world at work; waiting for Obama to do same. :)

chris-writes said...

Watched King's speech, cried.

Finished Hunger Games, wowed.

Ate cookies, yum.


c_films@hotmail.com

Terri said...

Drove past junked VW bugs and thought of Amy and Krista.


mrsnonrobinson@yahoo.com

Kessa said...

Danced, dreamed, wrote and read, songs of freedom in my head.


bardling at gmail dot com

Kathi430 said...

Cooked eggs for my family, watched them eat, left the dishes.

Julie Weathers said...

Startled awake by green eyes staring at me. Fed new cat.

Joanne Levy said...

Went to work, hid screen from co-workers, read Janet Reid’s blog.

joanne@joannelevy.com

Ewoh Nairb said...

Up at 4, went to work, entered new contest for d100d.

bwhowe at gmail dot com

Alea said...

Yesterday, we were robbed, didn't realize for an hour, felt stupid.

(Unfortunately this is true but fortunately makes a good answer) :/

Alea said...

Oh whoops, my email is: aleareads@gmail dot com

Carolyn Burns Bass said...

In writing position with laptop in lap, dogs curled at feet.

Malea said...

I awoke again, thankful. The day is bright and I rise.

Malea said...

Forgot my email in contest entry, it is maleaturner@windstream.net, I apologize.

Anonymous said...

Woke up this morning, stretched made breakfast and knit grandma's slipper.

jmsparkuhl@cox.net

Anonymous said...

Long bumpy flight, slept on couch, sick snotty child, Obama ROCKS!!

lombardo_f30 at yahoo dot com

Brooke Reviews said...

Stayed in bed. Inauguration,laptop, and puppies. Need I say more?

Jonathan E. Quist said...

Had a department meeting scheduled over the inauguration.

Managers.

Go figure.

Carolyn Burns Bass said...

Watched our nation place hope in a new generation of leaders.

Gerb said...

Impressed. Informed. Amused. Amazed. Inspired. Encouraged. Energized. And all before lunch!

Carolyn Burns Bass said...

Watched the end of racism in America. I can only hope.

Paradox said...

Saw history made through a glass screen, and listened, pondering freedom.

paradoxrevealed (at) aim (dot) com

Lenore said...

Went for a long walk. Read. Blogged. Cuddled with my cat.

Megan said...

Kids rose with the sun, mommy lazied in the warm bed.

mopsmomut[at]yahoo[dot]com

NotAMeanGirl said...

Turned forty, examined my life, cried myself asleep, ate awesome food.

Cat Connor said...

Breezy still limping, am trying not to think about submission status!

Susan Adrian said...

Stood alone in my office to watch Inauguration moment: clapped, cried.

susan dot adrian @ yahoo.com

carlocktamie@yahoo.com said...

Amazed to be watching the Inauguration of Barack Obama on television!

Joanne Levy said...

Bit nails to quick waiting for The Dust of 100 dogs.

KB said...

Watching the inauguration of Obama and crying as history is made.

Anonymous said...

Pondering dependable dumb blonde or redneck humor for comedy short story....


carlocktamie at yahoo dot com

penny roth said...

Watched the awe-inspiring changing of the guard, from hackneyed to inspirational.

What an amazing day to try to put into words, albeit eleven!

(Hey, that's eleven words, too)

Hillary said...

Why does school have to start so early? I hate mornings.

Alex Malerba (iMalerba) said...

Went to school, watched President Obama give a speech, then slept!

Thanks,
and email is
alexgmalerba@gmail.com
! Thanks
!

The Not So Closet Geeks said...

School canceled due to "inevitable" snowstorm, happiness!, ironically, snowstorm never appeared ;D

~bella aire~

not_so_cg[at]yahoo[dot]com

Anonymous said...

Woke up to ongoing pillow fight outside window, smiled, rolled over.

breathemusic7[at]yahoo[dot]com

Lisa Schroeder said...

Learned of a new book that sounds fantastic and entered contest!

alwayslisa[at]gmail[dot]com

Anonymous said...

strange scents fogged my senses, creepy men painted the kitchen.

tenderhart9[at]yahoo[dot]com

veschwab said...

Watched eagerly, welcomed change, finally felt proud of my country again.

veschwab said...

Eep sorry, forgot email.

"Watched eagerly, welcomed change, finally felt proud of my country again."

vschwab[at]comcast[dot]net

pepsivanilla said...

Ate Cap'n Crunch, learned about dead Italian painters, discussed future wedding.

pepsivanilla14(at)hotmail(dot)com

Mrs. Magoo said...

Went to school, got white out on my face, did homework.

KB said...

Watched the inauguration on CNN and enjoyed the Facebook status updates.

Mrs. Magoo said...

Whoops! mrsmagooreads@gmail.com

TMC said...

Dreamed, awoke, physically worked out, ate, showered, virtually labored, watched history.

timothymclain@yahoo.com
http://mclainhome.blogspot.com

A.S. King said...

Is this stain on my jeans baby poo or just coffee?

asking@as-king.com

The Compulsive Reader said...

Got ditched by friends and drowned my sorrows in Mexican food.

TCR
thecompulsivereader@gmail.com

Elizabeth Encarnacion said...

Nocturnal toiling, short slumber. Beheld hope blooming, devoured Chinese takeout. Exhausted.

lizencarn (at) gmail (dot) com

M. G. Tarquini said...

Contractor comes. Repair becomes remodel. Big bucks needed, small bucks possessed.

M. G. Tarquini said...

Sorry.

m dot tarquini at gmail dot com

Jonathan E. Quist said...

A.S. King: Is this stain on my jeans baby poo or just coffee?

Is this a diaper which I see before me? Exit, gagging.

(Okay, that's not really my day, and this is not really an entry.)

Anonymous said...

I awoke to yelling, I yelled back. I drove, dropped, smiled.


kisses...lori
lamandkids@gmail

Lex said...

Watched Obama become our man, bombed polyatomic quiz, play-date with Jen.