So Many Blogs, So Much Fun: Mid-Winters Eve Giveaway Blog Hop

I’m thrilled to be giving away a copy of the brand-spanking new Sudden Flash Youth: 65 Short-Short Stories. 

From the publisher: “In these stories of no more than 1000 words, well-known and emerging American authors spotlight crucial moments of change during coming-of-age. Their young protagonists face matters of great consequence, such as the death of a parent, unwanted pregnancy, and bullying, as well as lighter, if perplexing circumstances: how to hold a prom when being home-schooled; what to do when the babysitter suddenly sees the Rapture.”

Giveaway details: 1.) leave a comment, along with your email address, on this post by Dec. 27  OR 2.) subscribe to Word Crushes by Dec. 27  (current subscribers are automatically entered). A winner will be chosen at random with the help of  And be sure to visit the other Mid-Winters Eve Giveaway blogs: