Monday, November 17, 2008

Bloggy Award

Petticoats and Pistols got a Bloggy Award!

Here's what the judges said:
Petticoats and Pistols is the joint venture of a group of western romance writers. They offer insights, info, and trivia on everything western.

Visual Aesthetics - 10
The visuals of Petticoats And Pistols is as Western as Western can get! From the brown color scheme to the photos and other graphics, you will certainly feel that Western ambiance. The posts themselves are scattered with relevant photos, giving you Western eye candy.

User Friendliness - 10
Petticoats And Pistols is very well-organized and neat. The template makes use of two columns, the left one containing all the relevant links. From archives to categories to more info on the authors, you can find them all here. They even have links to their guest bloggers, making it easier for readers to find specific posts.

Reading Enjoyment - 10
I am a big Western fan but although I am not really into Western romance novels, I found myself enjoying most of the posts, especially those which featured trivia such as Western terms. These bloggers are excellent writers and they know how to engage their readers.

Useful Info - 10
If you ever need to do research on writing Westerns, then this blog is the place to visit. You can also find information on their work, which is especially useful if you are into reading Western romance novels.

Overall Experience - 10
Petticoats And Pistols is an excellent resource in every respect. The authors not only use the power of words but combine visuals to provide the best experience to their readers. Highly recommended!


  1. Oh Wow Cheryl! That's great news! WooHoo!

  2. Oops, I should have put this on my blog, too.

    I'll do that the next open day.

  3. Way to go! I know that I certainly enjoy blogging with the fillies and feel something is missing from my day if I don't get to log on.