Vote for the Book Awards for the Boulder Writers' Workshop. Limit one vote per category! Only BWW Standard and Professional Members are invited and allowed to vote. Thanks!
The nominees for the writing awards for journalism and blogging are listed separately. All nominees are Boulder Writers' Workshop Professional Members with dues in good standing. Nominations for the 2016 awards will open October 15 and close December 15, 2015, at midnight.
Christina Antus for "Christina Antus, Writer & Mediocre Housewife," featuring her humorous take on motherhood, domesticity and all the fun that comes with being a grownup. www.christinaantus.com
Susie Lindau for "Susie Lindau's Wild Ride," featuring her fun and personal adventures at www.susielindau.com
Amanda McCracken for "Shelf Life: Musings on Waiting" that runs the gamut from profound to funny. shelflifemccracken.wordpress.com
Connie Meyer whose musings at "Urban Overalls" celebrate the urban homestead. www.urbanoveralls.net
Ellen Nordberg for "Treading the Twin Tsunami: Funny Tales of a Twin Mom Water Aerobics Instructor," features her unique brand of humor to twin parenting and fitness instruction. www.ellennordberg.com
Susan Osborn for "Empowered for Life," which features her thoughtful insights and meditations on growth as a personal lifestyle, including learning and living through unexpected change and loss. www.empoweredforlife.net
Lara Riscol for "Evokes: Grown Up Conversations on Sex and Life," which covers the intersection of sex and society. www.evokes.com
Susu Vieira for "He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not," a blog that supports her book and riffs on dating. www.helovesmehelovesmeknot.com
Best Magazine Writer
Amanda McCracken, whose fitness articles and essays on women's sexuality have appeared in Glamour, ElleUK, The New York Times, Cowboys and Indians, Running Times, Triathlete Magazine, Women's Running and others. Her thought-provoking essays landed her a guest spot on the Katie McCouric Show. amandamccracken.webs.com
Ellen Nordberg, whose articles and essays have appeared in The Chicago Tribune, The Denver Post, The Huffington Post, Parade.com, Boulder Lifestyle, American fitness, Adventure Cyclist, 5280 and on National Public Radio. www.ellennordberg.com
Lara Riscol, whose articles on sex and society have been published in The Nation, Salon, AlterNet and other national media outlets. www.evokes.com