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I Unexpectedly Launch into Outer Space

No.  I am not writing a new sci-fi novel.

Rather, I just found out some news that caught me completely by surprise and sent my excitement level through the roof.

Rooglewood Press (host to the contest I entered) moved the winners' announcement date from March 1st to February 1st.  In other words, I will get to hear about the winners in 3 days!!!!!!

Woahhhhhhhhhhhhhh!  (the sound of my excitement throwing me ridiculously high...was that the moon I just passed???)

I can hardly wait to see if I or anyone I know made it into Rooglewood's next anthology.  Join me early next week to find out!


  1. Eep! I didn't enter the contest this year because I learned about it too close to the deadline to enter. However, I am so excited to see who the winners are, and I'm sure Five Enchanted Roses will be a fabulous collection. I wish you the best of luck!

  2. Thank you, Ana!
    Just so you know, there are three more years of similar contests to come, and then she will continue the contest on a different genre. So there is plenty of time for you to try another of these contests! Check out Rooglewood Press's website ( and Anne Elisabeth Stengl's blog (such as this post:

    1. Yea, I'm really excited to see what the other fairytale prompts are going to be. I follow Anne Elisabeth's blog already, but thanks for the links anyway.


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