Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder…

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If you’ve been following this blog, you probably noticed that I took a hiatus for about a half a year.  As often happens, life events get in the way.  However, I’m pleased to say that I am back at it, and re-committed to making this blog at least a weekly habit. And just because I haven’t been writing doesn’t mean I haven’t been sweeping.  In fact, this summer I won the most valuable prizes yet, and had three big wins in a row!

You may remember that one of my sweepstakes resolutions for this year was to teach a community education course on sweepstakes.  Well, I applied to do it but got a gentle rejection that such a class was not what they were looking for at this time.  My mind went wild with why not!  Was there not enough interest in the community?  Was there a problem with how I phrased my proposal?  Or my biggest concern, did they have the wrong Idea about sweepstakes (not understanding they are free or thinking it is a form of gambling).  Because I was notified by letter, I never had the opportunity to speak with them or answer any questions they may have had.

As luck would have it, I noticed that for their fall programs, the community education program was offering a class called Learn to Teach What You Love.  I figured if the problem lay on my end, this would get me organized and ready to teach in the future, so I registered.  The class is happening tomorrow night and I will let you know if it is helpful.

I look forward to hearing from you, my readers, about how your sweepstakes hobby is going, whether you have any questions, or suggestions for future blog posts. I look forward to getting reacquainted with you as summer turns to cooler weather, sports themed sweepstakes, and the mad race toward the holidays!

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2 thoughts on “Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder…

  1. Tyneisha says:

    YAY you’re BACK!!! Missed reading your posts. I LOVE the idea of you teaching a sweepstakes course and I hope it can become a possibility. Many people do have the wrong perception of this hobby and I think the more awareness we can bring that it’s a positive thing, the better for entrants and sponsors alike. Looking forward to reading what happens with this and your future blog posts! 🙂

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  2. cryptocarolyn says:

    Thank you so much for the support Tyneisha! It means a lot to me to know you are reading the blog, and I agree with you about teaching. There is resistance but I’m trying to make it happen!

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