Some subscribe to the notion that Valentine’s Day has been commercialized. They hold fast to the belief that love should be celebrated every day.
I’m in complete agreement.
Valentine’s Day to me, however, is a celebration of that daily love we each harbor in our hearts. Like an anniversary, it’s a milestone of sorts…a special holiday to rejoice in the existence of love of every kind.
For some, it will prompt a moment of courage mustered in the face of new love.
Others will remember and appreciate decades of cherished love together.
In celebration of romantic love, we often gift:
Might I also suggest…
Utterly Loved ~ The romantic book of poetry shared with the world for charity with an inspiring foreword graciously written by the New York Times and USA Today Bestselling Author Sylvain Reynard.
Purchase Utterly Loved on Amazon
Utterly Loved Valentine’s Day Giveway
The Utterly Loved Valentine’s Day Giveaway is being held on three supportive blogs, on Goodreads, and in my @’s and emails. That’s right. There are multiple places to enter.
Signed copies of Utterly Loved
Signed poems by Kat Bastion
Grand Giveaway Prize ~ A Kindle Fire
How To Enter
1. Visit each of the three blogs each posting a new romantic poem:
February 3, 2013 ~ Transformed on THESUBCLUBbooks
February 6, 2013 ~ Indescribable Love on Literati Literature Lovers
February 11, 2013 ~ Temptation by Valentine Bookish Temptations
Entrants have the chance to win either a signed copy of Utterly Loved or a signed poem of their choice from any of my poems. All winners gain entry into the grand prize drawing on Valentine’s Day.
2. Visit Goodreads. Each entrant has a chance to win a signed copy of Utterly Loved. All winners gain entry into the grand prize drawing on Valentine’s Day.
Click on the link for the Goodreads Giveway
3. In my Twitter @’s and website email, send me a picture of a paid receipt for Utterly Loved dated between 1/30/13 and 2/13/13 by midnight EST on February 13, 2013. Each book purchased in any format gains one entry into the grand prize drawing.
The Prize Donations
A generous supporter of Utterly Loved has donated the grand prize of the Kindle Fire. The winner for the Kindle Fire will be selected by Random.org from among all the entrants.
“I appreciate the domino effect of kindness and giving that you are a part of. It is through movements like this that people can show the rest of the world people do care. It is through this domino effect that I would like to join you. I would like to donate a Kindle Fire for you to promote and give away.”
Mr. Bastion and I are donating the cost of the other prizes.
For details about Utterly Loved, and the charities it supports, please see the Utterly Loved page
Thank you for being a part of Utterly Loved. By sharing our love with the world, we are transforming children’s lives with love, one book at a time. You are making the lost feel… Utterly Loved.
May everyone celebrate love of all kinds this Valentine’s Day and every day.
Your humble shoe,
© 2013 by Kat Bastion