My “24 hour” submission

If you missed my post from yesterday about this contest – here it is –¬†http://www.samanthaball.ca/?p=1111 And here’s my entry in the contest ūüôā   MONDAY As a new mother, I had arranged for a photographer, however, Mary Ball found being posed like an Anne Geddes picture inconvenient.¬† Her sudden cries and flailing seemed timed to …

Canada Writes – My submission

Last night, I sent my submission to the CBC Books – Canada Writes – Short Story Competition!¬† I am¬†excited as I’ve never actually submitted to a writing contest before – but I am not holding my breath either.¬† The¬†results of the competition won’t be known for another 6 months or so.¬† I found entering the …

A beauty Pageant Contestant – inner monologue

The last question is finally finished. ¬†Boy am I glad, I blanked for a second on stage. ¬†I wonder if I should hug Cassandra when she wins? ¬†I sure hope she wins, she’s been acting like a bitch since last night. ¬†As if she included in her speech that she should win Pageant Queen because …