Monday, July 4, 2022

IWSG Blog Hop: Happy Birthday USA! Who Were the Signers of the Declaration of Independence?

 

Insecure Writers Support Group Blog Hop
#IWSGbloghop
Belated Happy Canada Day!
Happy Fourth of July!

What is the Insecure Writer's Support Group?
Founded by author Alex J. Cavanaugh, the Insecure Writer’s Support Group offers support for writers and authors alike. It provides an online database, articles and tips, a monthly blog posting, a Facebook and Instagram group, Twitter, and a monthly newsletter. To find out more, click this link:  Insecure Writer’s Support Group

The purpose of the group is 
* to share and encourage. 
* Writers can express doubts and concerns without fear of appearing foolish or weak. 
* Those who have been through the fire can offer assistance and guidance. 
*It’s a safe haven for insecure writers of all kinds! 
You're invited to become a member of this supportive group. 
Click here to sign-up and/or to visit the bloggers this week.

The awesome co-hosts for the July 6 posting of the IWSG are J Lenni Dorner, Janet Alcorn, PJ Colando, Jenni Enzor, and Diane Burton!

"We hold these truths to be self-evident..."
from The USA Declaration of Independence
Happy Birthday USA!

Taking a break from the IWSG Blog Hop. 
I'll participate again in August!



15 comments:

J Lenni Dorner said...

The Lenni-Lenape laws helped to influence the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights. Though Native American tribes rarely get credit for the positive rolls they played in shaping early American laws, it did happen. And the Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia, which is on the land where my Lenni-Lenape people had lived for thousands of years. Fun facts! 😊

For the IWSG July prompt asking which book world I would live in, I narrowed it down to three choices.
One is a short-story I published. One is from a popular series. And one is better known from television, but there are books. It's all on my blog.
Today's Google Doodle g.co/doodle/5m9rrry This is a tribute to Charlie Hill of the Oneida Nation, the first Native American stand-up comedian to be on a nationally broadcast television show.
Over at Operation Awesome, our Pass or Pages query contest is open this week with July's family saga genre. Know any writers who might want to enter?


J Lenni Dorner (he/him 👨🏽 or 🧑🏽 they/them) ~ Co-host of the #AtoZchallenge, OperationAwesome6 Debut Author Interviewer, Reference& Speculative Fiction Author

Pat Garcia said...

Hi, Enjoy your break! Shalom aleichem,
Pat G @ EverythingMustChange

Melissa said...

I love the patriotic post. Well done!

Mary Aalgaard said...

I missed posting in May and June and got cut from the list. I'm back this month. Enjoy your break. Sometimes, we need to skip a month, or two, because - life!

Helena Fairfax said...

Hope you had a great 4th July, JQ. Enjoy your break!

Damyanti Biswas said...

Have a good time! :D

Elizabeth Seckman said...

Thanks for the reminder! I took a trip to Boston and was reminded of what a different world our founders lived in and the penalties they would have suffered if they'd failed.

J.Q. Rose said...

Thank you for sharing those fun facts about the Native American tribes.

J.Q. Rose said...

Thank you.

J.Q. Rose said...

Thank you. I love learning about American history.

J.Q. Rose said...

Glad you're back. Yes, we do need some time away from the keyboard.

J.Q. Rose said...

Thank you. We had a wonderful holiday weekend with our family.

J.Q. Rose said...

It was a good time! Lots of food! LOL

J.Q. Rose said...

So true. I don't think people realize how much our founders gave up to make this nation independent. Thank you for your comment.

Diane Burton said...

Enjoy your break. Happy Summer!

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