Category: other blog hops

May 09 2016

#BoutofBooks 16 Day 1 #insixwords nemophilist, quirky, determined, dreamer, inspiration’s Master

#boutofbooks 15 January 2016 https://t.co/CODzmX1z5E #insixwordsWriter, Blogger, Lenni-Lenape, persevering, creative — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) January 5, 2016 My #insixwords from January is still accurate! But here are six more: nemophilist quirky determined dreamer inspiration’s Master The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicles, Day 1) by Patrick Rothfuss A fantastic book that trickles in like …

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May 08 2016

#WhosYourHero Giveaway Hop #story

This month we’re celebrating the men and women (and animals too!) that rock a uniform–whichever uniform that may be. Military, Police, Firefighter and all others who serve and protect. So…Who’s Your Hero? Stop by each blog for a giveaway and to find out who OUR favorite fictional and real life heroes are… Who is my …

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Apr 29 2016

Make lawn watering a GOAL to prevent greener grass on the other side #quote

Bucket List.     2016 Goals: Have 6500 Twitter followers ~ currently at 5990 — up 327 from last month! Download the update for my blog theme, whatever that might entail Keep Supporting Diverse Books Be part of 4 blog hops/fests. Participate in at least 2 #OABookClub reads Rewrite and edit my urban fantasy novel, …

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Mar 25 2016

These April Goals Include #WRiTECLUB2016 and #AtoZChallenge

Bucket List.     2016 Goals: Have 6500 Twitter followers ~ currently at 5663 — up 548 from last month! Download the update for my blog theme, whatever that might entail Keep Supporting Diverse Books Be part of 4 blog hops/fests. Participate in at least 2 #OABookClub reads Rewrite and edit my urban fantasy novel, …

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Feb 28 2016

MEME Blog Hop with #Motivation and #humor

Motivation for writers: A meme that best suits me, and that my younger self would find humor in and be uplifted by: General encouragement, inspiring message, and amusement: Socialize online with J Lenni Dorner: Interested in a giveaway? Check out my Leap Into Books post.

Feb 25 2016

A month of Lucky Goals

The BIG EXCITEMENT this month comes not from the luck of the Irish, but from my two favorite blogging events of the year. First, it’s time to GET READY TO RUMBLE! There’s nothing better than reading two short stories (under 500 words each) followed by giving feedback and voting one on to the next round. …

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Feb 08 2016

#ShareTheLove Blog Hop and Giveaway

GIVEAWAY ALL ABOUT SOME OTHER BLOGGERS I’ll begin with Misha Gericke. (Or Misha Gerrick, as she’s also known.) She’s a talented author with a positive attitude. She is also the blogger who runs the goal hop you see me posting about every month. Find her, and the kick-in-the-pants motivation you need to meet your goals, …

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Jan 29 2016

The Candy Heart Mentions Goals

Bucket List.     2016 Goals: Have 6500 Twitter followers ~ currently at 4971 — up 71 from last month! Download the update for my blog theme, whatever that might entail Keep Supporting Diverse Books Be part of 4 blog hops/fests. Includes the A to Z challenge in April! Participate in at least 2 #OABookClub …

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Jan 07 2016

GIVEAWAY Blog Hop – Hello my name is

Sharing fun/quirky/interesting/silly things about me and my blog! About J Lenni Dorner 1. When I was about seventeen, I wrote a short horror story. The male main character of that story had a daughter who he had named after his first car, which is where that daughter was conceived (not that he told her that …

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Jan 04 2016

#boutofbooks 15 January 2016

The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda @ On a Book Bender and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, January 4th and runs through Sunday, January 10th in whatever time zone you are in. Bout of Books is low-pressure. There are challenges, giveaways, and …

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Dec 31 2015

Happy New Year to You and My #Resolution and Goals

Resolution res·o·lu·tion rezəˈlo͞oSH(ə)n a firm decision to do or not to do something Resolution 1: I firmly decide to read and review 50 books in 2016. Resolution 2: I firmly decide to publish something new this year. Bucket List.     2016 Goals: Have 6500 Twitter followers ~ currently at 4945 — up 45 from …

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Dec 18 2015

Déjà vu Blogfest #dejavu2015

The post I selected is from October. My blog was mostly book reviews and interviews this year. This post, however, was actual writing. And it WON the contest! I recall this one black horse that would not be broken. You know all those movies and TV shows today that show some black Hell-beast of a …

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Dec 17 2015

#WEPFF Sci-Fi short story – Holiday Celebrations That Are Out of This World

I never knew how beautiful my home was until I saw it after having been away for a third of my life. So imagine my terror when I crossed the Moahchuck point and discovered two paths where there should have been one, each leading to my home. I shield my eyes from the overhead brightness …

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Nov 29 2015

Update day is here again

This is basically a holder post. I plan to put the regular style goal blog post in here soon. November has been rough. I didn’t complete NaNo. I have a pile of notebooks, scraps of paper, and the inside of a tissue box — all with words. None of which are counted or typed in. …

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Oct 30 2015

Goals, #WEPFF Win, Vote Request, NaNoWriMo Excitement, and Turkey

I’d like to take a moment to ask for your help. I’ve entered a writing contest. There is a popular vote– where entrants are supposed to ask friends to vote. You CAN vote for MORE THAN ONE entry. I’m hoping that you’ll enjoy “Chocolate Covered Toffee or Vanilla Taffy” enough to give me a vote …

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Oct 22 2015

In The Dark #Poem #WEPFF

I recall this one black horse that would not be broken. You know all those movies and TV shows today that show some black Hell-beast of a horse? Red eyes, smoke from the nostrils, breaks down the fence? This was that horse, but it was real. I remember watching someone trying to break it. He …

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Sep 28 2015

#TackleTBR Read-a-thon Wrap-Up Post #FirstReads #NewToYouRC

#TackleTBR template from @TresSherm. Progress made, but not finished: Total number of finished books: 6 Titles of finished books: Sam’s Story, The Richest Man in Babylon — Six Laws of Wealth, The Invasion of the Tearling, Pirate Dave and his Randy Adventures, The Colorado Kid , Ignorance, Thy Name Is Bucky: A Get Fuzzy Collection …

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Sep 28 2015

Wrap-up 2 #tackleTBR Twitter Replies

A1. Novelsmithing #TackleTBR by David Sheppard — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) September 22, 2015 A2. Sam's Story http://t.co/E8YGZLGorg #TackleTBR — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) September 22, 2015 A3. #TackleTBR I liked the challenge where we turned the title of a book into a sentence. — J Lenni Dorner (@JLenniDorner) September 22, 2015 A4. #TackleTBR Yes, …

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Sep 27 2015

Day 14 #TackleTBR Read-a-thon LAST DAY

#TackleTBR template from @TresSherm. Day of the week/Date: Day 14 Sept 14 Sunday What I still hope to finish (or at least make progress in) reading today: Total number of finished books: 6 Titles of finished books: Sam’s Story The Richest Man in Babylon — Six Laws of Wealth The Invasion of the Tearling Pirate …

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