Newsletter Subscriber Contest

(For Marcia James Newsletter Subscribers Only)

September 2020 Contest

Smokey’s friend, Buddy, is presenting the prize for this month’s contest – a Sterling silver musical note necklace! In addition, the prize includes Buddy, the dog. The winner will be drawn on September 29th. Early each month, Marcia’s newsletter contains the contest question, and then newsletter subscribers can visit this page to enter the contest, using the entry form below. Website visitors who would like to subscribe to Marcia’s monthly newsletter to learn about future contests can sign up here:

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I do not share or sell any information you share with me.  You can read my privacy policy here.


* One entry per person per month. No purchase necessary.

* Entrants must be 18 or older, and the contest is open worldwide.

* Odds of winning are determined by the number of entries.

* The winner will be chosen randomly from all entries and notified by email. Only the winner of the prize will be notified.

* Winner will have three weeks to respond to the email or another winner will be chosen. Author is not responsible for emails that bounce, end in spam filters, or are eaten by cyber cooties.

* The information submitted to this contest will not be shared or sold.

* Prize is as stated; no substitutions or exchanges.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Due to the rising cost of mailing internationally, my jewelry contest is only for winners living in the United States. International winners will receive 3 ebooks of mine instead of the jewelry prize. I apologize for having to make this rule change.


June 2020: Jerri C. from IA
May 2020: Karen G. from VA
April 2020: Jane S. from FL
March 2020: dbo B. from LA
February 2020: Jane N. from NY
January 2020: Kim M. from NJ
December 2019: Justine S. from NJ
November 2019: Debra G. from FL
October 2019: Jennifer H. from NC
September 2019: Anonymous
August 2019: Barbara C. from WI
July 2019: Nancy S. from NM
June 2019: Jamie G. From SC
May 2019: Elizabeth R. from Canada
April 2019: Angela Z. from Italy
March 2019: Karen G. from VA
February 2019: Angie P. from MI
January 2019: Suzanne G. from NE
December 2018: Patty M. from AZ
November 2018: Jeri D. from VA
October 2018: Lori B. from MO
September 2018: Melissa R. from LA
August 2018: Kimberley C. from TX
July 2018: Susan B. from MN
June 2018: Susanti K. from Indonesia
May 2018: Cassandra D. from CA
April 2018: J.S. from MO
March 2018: I.M. from NJ
February 2018: Susan B. from MN
January 2018: Dean Y. from CA
December 2017: Susan R. from IL
November 2017: Gail H. from KY
October 2017: Deb F. from WI!
September 2017: Dean Y. from CA
August 2017: Anonymous
July 2017: Diane T. from IN
June 2017: Suzy R. from IL
May 2017: Gail H. from KY
April 2017: Susan B. from IA
March 2017: Mina G. from PA
February 2017: Annette T. from IL
January 2017: Sue B. from WI
December 2016: Sharon P. from IN
November 2016: Sharon P. from IN
October 2016: Patsy H. from CA
September 2016: Anonymous
August 2016: Carole J. from GA
July 2016: Jamie G. from SC
June 2016: Dean Y. from CA
May 2016: Virginia H. from KY
April 2016: Virginia H. from KY
March 2016: Debra F. from WI
February 2016: Virginia H. from KY
January 2016: Jane N. from NY
December 2015: Linda S. from PA
November 2015: Susan B. from IA
October 2015: Gail H. from KY
September 2015: Sue B. from WI
August 2015: Elizabeth S. from VA
July 15: Ellen B. from PA
June 2015: Anonymous
May 2015: Joy I. from AZ
April 2015: Suzy R. from IL
March 2015: Gail H. from KY
February 2015: Sue B. from WI
January 2015: Angela B. from ID
December 2014: Suzy R. from IL
November 2014: Mary M. from SC
October 2014: Anonymous
September 2014: Tamara L. from UT
August 2014: Margaret Z. from WA
July 2014: Catherine L. from Canada
June 2014: Mary M. from SC
May 2014: Crystal B. from KY
April 2014: Linda S. from PA
March 2014: Mina G. from PA
February 2014: Hannah G. from TX
January 2014: Stacey S. from CA
December 2013: Kathleen L. from FL
November 2013: Nancy L. from IN
October 2013: Linda P. from Canada
September 2013: Dean Y. from KS
August 2013: Kathleen L. from FL
July 2013: Nancy L. from IN
June 2013: Tamara L. from UT
May 2013: Susan B. from IA
April 2013: Jackie W. from CA
March 2013: Suzy R. from IL
February 2013: Susan B. from IA
January 2013: Karin L. from AR
December 2012: Diane P. from IA
November 2012: Jennifer M. from MO
September 2012: Gail H. from KY
August 2012: Linda S. from PA
July 2012: Mina G. from IL
June 2012: Annette T. from IL
May 2012: Sharon E. from OH
April 2012: Patricia K. from FL
March 2012: Melissa K. from TX
February 2012: Amanda E. from Seychelles
January 2012: Tessa B. from Finland
December 2011: Cheryl L. from ME
November 2011: Melissa K. from TX
October 2011: Nancy P. from OH
September 2011: Joy I. from AZ
August 2011: Eva M. from VA
July 2011: Martha L. from MS
June 2011: Cheryl F. from IN
May 2011: Gail H. from KY
April 2011: Martha L. from MS
March 2011: Cheryl L. from ME
February 2011: Jody F. from NE
January 2011: Cheryl F. from IN
December 2010: Joy I. from AZ
November 2010: Virginia H. from KY
October 2010: Anita Y. from GA
September 2010: Maureen E. from PA
August 2010: Martha L. from MS
July 2010: Pamela S. from AL
June 2010: Crystal B. from KY
May 2010: Nancy P. from OH
April 2010: Cheryl S. from OH
March 2010: Linda S. from PA
February 2010: Carla G. from MO
January 2010: Beverly G. from MO
December 2009: Pat C. from NH
November 2009: Melissa K. from VA
October 2009: Ok P. from CA
September 2009: Jane S. from FL
August 2009: Hesper F. from WI
July 2009: Alicia T. from CA
June 2009: Tom J. from GA
May 2009: Susanne T. from WI
April 2009: Cindy T. from AR
March 2009: Joy F. from FL
February 2009: Cassandra B. from PA
January 2009: Debra A. from FL.
December 2008: Stephanie H. from CA
November 2008: Maureen E. from PA
October 2008: Judith L. from LA
September 2008: Pearl from NM
August 2008: Samantha P. from CA
July 2008: Joy I. from AZ
June 2008: Kimmy L. from MO
May 2008: Joan S. from NJ
April 2008: Amanda E. from Seychelles
March 2008: John J. from Canada
February 2008: Cathie M. from NY
January 2008: Carol T. from South Africa
December 2007: Melissa K. from RI
November 2007: Dee D. from TN
October 2007: Amanda E. from Seychelles
September 2007: Sheila C. from AL
August 2007: Tessa B. from Finland
July 2007: Stacie M. from AR
June 2007: Mona H. from Egypt
May 2007: Crystal B. from KY
April 2007: Jenilee C. from the Philippines
March 2007: Sanjay S. from TX
February 2007: Jane C. from OH
January 2007: Judy T. from PA
December 2006: Val G. from FL
November 2006: Christy H. from UT
October 2006:
1st place — Crystal S. from MS
2nd place – Daniela B from Germany
September 2006: Kim W. from IL
August 2006: Angela S. from PA