Monday, July 20, 2009

Humane Award - Paying It Forward

Here I am on a holiday and I was pleasantly surprised today when I learned a talented writing friend, Beverly Stowe McClure, awarded me The Humane Award. Thank you, Beverly, for this honor. It's something I'll try to live up to.

If you haven't had a chance to stop by Beverly's blog, please do check her out. She recently did a review of my book Ghost for Rent and an interview with me. In addition, she routinely offers advice, interviews, and tips. Her blog is

According to the description, this award is to honor bloggers who are kindhearted individuals. They regularly take the time to help other writers by reviewing books, interviewing authors, offering tips to new writers, and just giving support to those who need it. There are many I could list. Here are a few that I'd like to honor with this award:

Chris Speakman
Barbara Ehrentreu
Jan Verheoff and
Katie Hines
Joyce Anthony


  1. Thank you for your kind award, Penny. I am honored that you chose me to present it to!

  2. Joyce, you're a wonderful, supportive writer and I was pleased to be able to include you in the Humane Award.