I just won my first online writing contest

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  1. cally2 profile image60
    cally2posted 13 years ago

    Chuffed this morning as I have just won my first online writing contest.
    Small steps lead to bigger things
    Even though I haven't been putting the necessary effort into my writing for a few weeks, it was a real buzz to win something.

    1. Kidgas profile image60
      Kidgasposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Congratulations.  You are right that several small steps will add up over time into something big.

      1. cally2 profile image60
        cally2posted 13 years agoin reply to this

        thanks, Just had to tell someone

    2. Daniel Carter profile image64
      Daniel Carterposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Congrats!! Now you've set a precedent for yourself! Bring it!

    3. seanorjohn profile image72
      seanorjohnposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Congratulations. Excellent hubs as well.The essay writing one is
      particularly good.

    4. profile image0
      cosetteposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      far out! i'm chuffed too smile

      1. AdsenseStrategies profile image64
        AdsenseStrategiesposted 13 years agoin reply to this

        You were right about the anchovies

    5. yoshi97 profile image57
      yoshi97posted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Awesome news! I know how it feels as I've been there and it's like bing on top of the world. Of course, with any win comes the possibility for a repeat, so get writing! smile

  2. Ivorwen profile image67
    Ivorwenposted 13 years ago

    Congratulations!  That is so fun!

  3. wrenfrost56 profile image55
    wrenfrost56posted 13 years ago

    Great job, well done. Very pleased for you. smile

    1. cally2 profile image60
      cally2posted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks guys

  4. Laura du Toit profile image76
    Laura du Toitposted 13 years ago

    Congratulations - a step in the right direction! smile

  5. Sufidreamer profile image79
    Sufidreamerposted 13 years ago

    Fantastic, Cally - it is well deserved, and what a great way to motivate yourself. Hope that it is the first of many smile

  6. Sara Tonyn profile image60
    Sara Tonynposted 13 years ago

    Congrats! That's wonderful! big_smile

    And it's a very clever essay. lol lol lol

  7. myownworld profile image74
    myownworldposted 13 years ago

    that's wonderful Cally....I've missed seeing you around here....but I'm so happy for you! Well done and well deserved! smile

    1. cally2 profile image60
      cally2posted 13 years agoin reply to this

      Aww shucks guys.
      Hopefully this is the year when i get my act together and put enough effort into everything so Ican give up the dayjob.

  8. Karina S. profile image60
    Karina S.posted 13 years ago

    Congratulations, Cally!

  9. Cagsil profile image71
    Cagsilposted 13 years ago

    Congratulations! smile

    Way to Go! smile

    Awesome job! smile

  10. WriteAngled profile image75
    WriteAngledposted 13 years ago


  11. blondepoet profile image67
    blondepoetposted 13 years ago

    That is fantastic you must be so wrapped.

  12. profile image0
    cosetteposted 13 years ago


  13. earnestshub profile image81
    earnestshubposted 13 years ago

    That sucked me in! Well deserved Paul. I found your story kept my interest very well, it was funny and a bit moving...... then I copped the ending! lol

  14. Flightkeeper profile image66
    Flightkeeperposted 13 years ago

    Congratulation Cally2, I hope you keep getting more of those buzzes.

  15. cally2 profile image60
    cally2posted 13 years ago

    thanks guys if you are all visiting the site their numbers must have gone through the roof smile

    1. Faybe Bay profile image67
      Faybe Bayposted 13 years agoin reply to this

      I went and read the whole page, even the honorable mention story at the end. That was great writing on all three stories. I am guessing the first one was yours

      1. Faybe Bay profile image67
        Faybe Bayposted 13 years agoin reply to this


        1. cally2 profile image60
          cally2posted 13 years agoin reply to this

          yeah its a secret code- cally = Callaghan. The first one was mine

  16. easybusinesslinks profile image60
    easybusinesslinksposted 13 years ago

    Congratulations, the only things I've won are a bottle of wine and a pro blogging type membership.

  17. emievil profile image67
    emievilposted 13 years ago

    Wow! That is great news indeed! Congrats!

  18. Dao Hoa profile image60
    Dao Hoaposted 13 years ago

    That's a great news. Congrats!

  19. profile image0
    PrettyPantherposted 13 years ago

    Congratulations!  It is great to receive recognition for your work.

  20. Faybe Bay profile image67
    Faybe Bayposted 13 years ago

    Con grats, this is wonderful news, and you were so sweet to put a link. I had forgotten writer2writer. Nice win!

  21. Sage Williams profile image60
    Sage Williamsposted 13 years ago

    Great job, Congratulations to you!  Totally cool!


  22. Mieka profile image63
    Miekaposted 13 years ago

    Nice! Congratulations. Well-written, that was very funny and clever smile

  23. lovelypaper profile image59
    lovelypaperposted 13 years ago

    It's great to accomplish something, no matter how small it may seem. It goes toward your goal and it makes you happy.


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