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Sunshine Blogger Award

Woo HOO!!!  Feeling Blogging LOVE this A.M.  🙂 Maya nominated me for the Sunshine Blogger Award!  🙂  I love her blog.  She’s honest and funny and when I read her Break the Silence… Even if I break People? post… Let’s just say that you shouldn’t drink and read (unless you were needing to clean your […]

Posted August 19, 2015 by Jess C. in Awards / 0 Comments

Will I be a Successful Blogger?

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Secret of Success.” In case you guys haven’t been paying attention…  I’m writing my first novel!  YAY!!! As I’ve said in previous posts, it’s been a really long time since I wrote fiction.  (Or anything just for fun, really.)  So, when I started working on my book I […]

Posted August 17, 2015 by Jess C. in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

Premio Dardos Award

So today was the first day that I had even heard of this award.  So I had no idea what it was, until I read the post in which I was nominated!  Very shamelessly stolen straight from Mind and Life Matters (for those of you who also do not know): “Premio Dardos means “prize darts” in Spanish […]

Posted August 14, 2015 by Jess C. in Awards / 0 Comments

Liebster Award

Logged in a little later than usual this morning.  Was pleasantly surprised to find that one of my favorite bloggers, Olive Ole, had nominated me for the Liebster Award!  Feeling so loved and special!  YAY!!! Thank you, thank you, thank you, Olive.  And everyone, go check her out!!!  Seriously, she’s awesome!!! Here’s how it works: […]

Posted August 14, 2015 by Jess C. in Awards / 0 Comments

"Basically, you suck and have no chance of ever not sucking."

I’ve been reading a LOT of books on novel writing lately.  Especially if they focus on writing your first novel.  Many times, I’ve finished the book and been left with this thought:  “Why am I even bothering to write?  I suck.” All of these “helpful” volumes insist that, since I’ve never been published, I will never be […]

Posted August 13, 2015 by Jess C. in Uncategorized / 0 Comments

What's jesscombs.com all about, anyway?

I’m sure your wondering what you can expect from jesscombs.com.  Okay, you’re probably not, but I’m going to tell you anyway.  😛 First, let me tell you a little about me… My name is Jess Combs.  I’m 35 and I have two daughters.  My oldest is 15 and my youngest is 10.  I love reading, […]

Posted August 3, 2015 by Jess C. in about me / 0 Comments