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Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Anniversary and 500 follower Giveaway!!!!

 It is my one-year anniversary! One year ago today, Unbreakable Love(my first novel) was officially published. Wahoo! Last week, I hit 500 followers on Twitter. Double Wahoo!! This year has been a wild ride. I’ve met so many awesome bloggers and fellow lovers of the written word. My already full life swelled with new friends and experiences making it crazy amazing. Now it is time to celebrate and I’ve decided to start the party by giving away one copy of each of my books Unbreakable Love and Shackled. If you win, you choose, digital or signed book!  I’ll leave a few links so you read reviews and see which book you’d like….then leave me a comment(be sure to tell me which book you prefer) and an email so I can get back to you.  You can also enter just by sending a quick email to angelacarling@gmail.com
Here are the links: http://www.amazon.com/Angela-Carling/e/B006P15NOG/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_1

http://www.goodreads.com/author/list/5331346.Angela_Carling

and just for fun here is the trailer for Shackled
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JnxmO4LqsGY&feature=channel&list=UL

The giveaway will run until DECEMBER 21ST, 2012

Thanks to everyone who has made my immersion into the world of published writing so great. I hope to meet many more brilliant book lovers like you and continue to write and publish until I’m too old to see the text on the computer!


Sunday, November 4, 2012

ESPN, Football players and Bullying...it's not what you think!


In a world dominated by a twenty-four hour news cycle and any information you might want at your fingertips through the internet, it seems like bad news is always in our faces. After awhile, I wonder does it change the way we see the world.  Are we more trepidations, fearful or maybe disappointed.

In reality, ordinary people do truly amazing and positive things….and not just in times of crisis.  Recently, I stumbled across a story of a group of high school football players who came at bullying from a totally different angle, and a changed a disabled girl’s life along the way. For my blog this week, I wanted to highlight the article and the idea that promoting positive stories...I believe, would make a difference in not just how we feel, but how we see the world around us.
The article is short but well worth the read and most of all, when the new reports the next batch of murders and drug dealers, you’ll know there is also still good in our world!  


ENJOY AND LET ME KNOW WHAT YOU THINK IN THE COMMENTSJ