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Cat Writers’ Association Writer Contest Awards! Mee-Wow!

by | Jul 31, 2022 | Contest | 17 comments

Cat Writers’ Association Annual Contest

I’ve entered almost every year, from a single book to sometimes several articles. Writers have prolific years, and other times we don’t have as much published. Sometimes I win, other times I don’t. This year some of my favorite pieces got no mention, and I even had a piece disqualified. *s* And that’s fine, because I trust the judges. Besides, everyone who enters has already won because their work got published. When I first started, I could have papered my walls with all the rejection letters.

It’s more fun and rewarding to receive recognition from colleagues, of course. That tells us we’re on the right track, and our efforts matter. This year, I didn’t have a book to enter but wrote a bunch of content for my blog and for clients’ sites. I learned that seven (!!!) of my entries earned the coveted Certificate of Excellence Award. Can you hear me purring? That’s a personal best! I’ve included the links to the articles below—just CLICK on the certificate picture—if anyone wants to take a look. I’ll find out later if any of them also won a Muse Medallion.

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17 Comments

  1. Frank Steele

    Great! Richly deserved.

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  2. Dash Kitten

    Heartfelt congratulations Amy. It is always thrilling to have our work recognised by our peers! You are amazing.

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  3. mommakatandherbearcat

    Congratulations, Amy! Please give the link to the post to Marjorie so she can share on Twitter.

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    • Amy Shojai

      Thanks, I think she got it.

      Reply
  4. Edith Chase

    Congratulations!

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  5. Caren

    HUGE Concatulations and WELL DESERVED!!! xoxo

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  6. Leah

    Many concatulations, Amy!

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  7. Jo Singer

    ConCATulations Nancy! MEE WOW for sure.

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    • Amy Shojai

      Thank you, a great surprise for sure!

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    • Dakota/Caren/Cody

      leave it to me to address the elephant in the room….but…that’s how I roll…….who is NANCY??? BWWWWAAAH!!

      Reply
      • Amy Shojai

        ??? Nancy? Now I have to figure out what that means.😀

        Reply

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