I Finalled in the Golden Claddagh Writing Contest!

Woo hoo. Dancing …again.

I got sooo excited about finalling in the Daphne du Maurier contest that I decided to enter two more contests. Why 2? That’s what I can afford…. and they were open. So, off went my two chapters into the digital ether.

This weekend, I found out that I finalled in the Golden Claddagh writing contest run by the Celtic Hearts Romance Writers in the Gold category.  This category is, “…strictly limited to the top-scoring unpublished finalists in each category, and will establish a single overall unpublished Contest winner.” (Celtic Heart site).  My work will be critiqued by an editor and an agent!

If I win I get a gold claddagh pin and a cash prize, but even if I lose I get two critiques from professionals.

That’s a priceless gift.

Author: Jo-Ann Carson

Jo-Ann Carson writes a saucy mix of fantasy, adventure and romance. Her latest stories are in the Gambling Ghosts Series: A Highland Ghost for Christmas, A Viking Ghost for Valentine’s Day, Confessions of a Pirate Ghost and The Biker Ghost Meets his Match. An anthology of the novellas will be coming out this summer. Currently she is working on Midnight Magic, A Ghost & Abby Mystery, the first book in a spin-off series from her Viking ghost story. Jo-Ann loves watching sunrises, playing Mah Jong and drinking good coffee. You can chat with her on social media: You can find all her links on her website - http://jo-anncarson.com

30 thoughts on “I Finalled in the Golden Claddagh Writing Contest!”

    1. Alice
      Yes, I’m so excited I just might sing. But the neighbours might not like that:)
      Thanks for stopping by.
      Best Wishes


    1. Cordelia
      I’m ecstatic, but I don’t believe I’m doing everything right. There’s so much to learn.
      Getting this encouragement, however, is wonderful because I feel like I’m on the right track.
      Thanks for stopping by and commenting. It means a lot to me.
      Happy Writing


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