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October 06, 2008

Caroline Fernandez - top ten

Tootin' my own horn here! Attention! I am TOOTIN'!! My submission; "EVER LEARNING By Caroline Fernandez has NOT won the Mom Cafe Summer Writing Contest. Wait. No deep sighs. Take your hands away from the Kleenx box. Move away from the Kleenx!...

I have been notified that my submission ranked within the top ten and as such I'm a runner-up (and will be getting some sort of runner up prize in the mail...hmmm...crossing my fingers for an Sony Cyber Shot digital camera...or perhaps a gift certificate for a tub Kwartha Dairy Ice Cream...both would be enjoyable - in very different ways).

To make sure this wasn't a case of "every kid gets a medal" I went back to the contest (click HERE ) to see there were at least, well, 11 entries. Yes, definitely more than 11. So I actually did compete in a contest where I was in the top ten (out of a group larger than 11). My day has been made (who am I kidding - my whole flippin' week).

TOOT! TOOT!

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At October 8, 2008 at 1:42 PM , Blogger Brenna Flynn said...

Congrats! You deserve to toot your own horn!

 
At October 8, 2008 at 1:51 PM , Blogger Parent Club said...

Merci!

 

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