Santa Cruz, California, October 28th, 2014

Santa Cruz, California, October 28th, 2014

Thursday, August 1, 2013

The winner is????




Here at TFTR, we like to shake things up a little.

So, I did the high tech work of writing each entrant's name on a piece of 3x5 index card, folded it perfectly and put it in a hat.
But not just ANY hat.
My straw cowboy hat I bought last summer at the Indian Trading Post in Oklahoma. 

It is being worn by my handsome assistant, Zachary. Who is also modeling our unfinished steps.






"Can I wear the hat?"

"Sure."


He's shy, JUST like his mother. And he needs a bath.








"Now what do I do?"

"Shake up all the pieces and make sure you touch each one a few times."




Which he DID, but I accidentally deleted that photo.






"Now what?"
"Pick one!"
"Okay!!!"



                               



"Hold it up to the camera."














The winner of Lori Benton's debut novel, Burning Sky is 
Patti Iverson!
Congratulations, Patti!


I will email you and get your deets, and Lori will mail the copy to you.


Sadly, it will NOT be personally delivered by Neil or Tames His Horse.   


Which I think is just wrong...




9 comments:

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    1. Yes, lucky girl! If I didn't already have a copy, there *might* have been one or two hundred pieces of paper with "Jennifer" written on them.

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  2. Fun way to do it and to see your home and guy.
    I'll have to find that book elsewhere :)

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    1. Isn't he a charmer? He read this and kept saying "Shy? SHY???"

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  3. Haha--love this post! And especially the last two lines. :) Congratulations to Patti--she's in for a treat!

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    1. Isn't she, though?

      I thought you'd appreciate those lines.

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  4. How fun is this?! I love your voice and your personality lady. You seem to be gifted with bringing fun into situations. :)
    And congratulations to Patti!

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    1. Thank you, Jeanne!
      I guess I do all right in spicing things up. Ish.

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  5. Just saw this and it is TOO CUTE!!! Love the pics!!!

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