2009 Christmas Story Contest Winners

August 24, 2009 · 9 comments

in 2009 Christmas

Thank you to everyone who submitted a story and to those who read them and commented and voted. I was really pleased with the variety and the selection this year.

As always, I will make comments on each of these stories during the week, giving you my opinion on what was done well and what needed a little more polish. If you’re not a winner and you’d like to take credit for your story, you may do so in the comments section.

Drum roll, please. . .

Readers Choice Published Author Category:
Stolen Christmas by Sarah M Eden

Publisher’s Choice Published Author Category:
Shepherds and Kings by Angie Lofthouse

Readers Choice Unpublished Author Category:
From Dad by LT Elliot

Publisher’s Choice Unpublished Author Category:
Christmas Joy Ride by Gussie Fick

Remember, these four winners are guaranteed a spot in the Christmas book. Others will be included, as well. I will notify all those whose stories will be included in the book via e-mail by the end of the month.

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{ 9 comments }

Anonymous August 24, 2009 at 9:56 am

Congratulations to the winners! I'm excited for you all!

Tristi August 24, 2009 at 10:36 am

Wooohoooooo!!! Congratulations on a job well done!

Tamara Hart Heiner August 24, 2009 at 12:24 pm

awesome! I think I actually voted for two that won!!

Christine Thackeray August 24, 2009 at 12:40 pm

Congratulations! It was fun seeing the different voices of some very talented people.

L.T. Elliot August 24, 2009 at 12:53 pm

Thank you very much! I'm both honored and flattered. Thank you to all of the readers who voted. Congratulations to all the other winners!

Angie August 24, 2009 at 1:15 pm

Wow. I am excited and overwhelmed. Thanks so much! Congrats to all the winners.

Nat August 24, 2009 at 2:42 pm

Angie, you rock Sistah!

ElanaJ August 24, 2009 at 7:36 pm

Congrats Angie and LT! And everyone else! WOOT!

Sarah M Eden August 24, 2009 at 8:16 pm

Wow. I haven't managed to say much else since reading this post. Angie stole my comments (perhaps I ought to have copyrighted that response, hmm…). Congratulations, LT, Angie and Gussie. And what an amazing crop of stories we've enjoyed this past week. Fantastic!
(And there are a number I'm crossing my fingers will be included in the book!)

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