Yay! Now I'm smiling for me, too.
It's exciting to see so many non-"masters" giving us a run for the money! Great work, everyone!!!
I had a chance to read more than usual this week, and I think the talent and skill of the entrants just keeps getting better.
I'm doubly blessed to see this one up there! My fanciful missive from the queen was actually very much creative non-fiction -- an outpouring of words resulting from my quiet time. It started out as a blog post, but I saw how well it fit the topic and ran with it. The Lord was speaking and I was typing. I was afraid the long, complicated sentences He prefers wouldn't sit well with the judges.
(Oh, and the census is well underway and eradication of the scourge has begun. We have been instructed to take no prisoners.