And the winners are……
Longest post: Elegant Book Covers who guessed 2570. The longest essay in the book is Family Currents, Home Waters at 2558 words.
Shortest post: Kerry Potts and Jody both guessed 12 words. The shortest piece in the book is Dreams at 15 words.
Congrats to all the winners!
Here it is…the front cover of my soon-to-be-released book.
To celebrate, here’s the first And Then I Smiled… challenge to win a signed copy.
The book contains over 50 personal essays and stories, along with 10 poems. Your challenge is to guess the number of words (as determined by MS Word) of the shortest and longest essay, story, or poem in the book.
Each entry may contain a guess of both the shortest and longest posts in the book. One entry per person, contest is limited to those living in the U.S.A. Contest is open until February 10, 2014 and winners will be notified via this site on February 11.
Post your guess right here in the comments section on this page.
Two winners (closest shortest guess and closest longest guess) will each receive one signed copy of And Then I Smiled: Reflections on a Life Not Yet Complete.
THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. WINNERS TO BE ANNOUNCED TUESDAY FEB. 11 IN THE MORNING. THANKS TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED!