Claire Kinton was nominated for a Shorty Award!

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Tami Sue Snow
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Sean Vessey
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Joanne
Joanne I nominate @DeadGameBook for a Shorty Award in #author because Claire supports the troops & its a great book
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The Shorty Interview
with Claire Kinton
What's your best tweet?
THANK U THANK U all 4 helping me get into the top 20 I'm 18th in Shorty Awards - http://shortyawards.com/DeadGameBook - you're all awesome!
What are six things you could never do without?
air, tea, my kids, my family, my book & of course TWITTER
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
I tell people about my novel - who it supports - why I wrote it & where they can buy it!
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Pics
Twitter or Facebook?
TWITTER!
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
@richanddaveshow
What feature should Twitter add?
Music
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
My mum
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
people to peeps!
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
As a MASSIVE supporter of our troops I'd love for fellow supporter Vernon Kay to follow me ;0)
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
Sadly yes - a few followback spammers - & I followed 2 many 2 start - so keep hitting the 2000 limit without enough following me
Why should we vote for you?
Voting 4 me you'd be voting 4 our troops. DEAD GAME was written in memory of my cousin - it's also had some blinding reviews ;0)
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
QI
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
@jabberingJude
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
I've never created a hashtag (YET)
How do you make your tweets unique?
My debut novel DEAD GAME is usually mentioned somewhere - but generally like to join in the chat & make sure my readers are enjoying
What inspires you to tweet?
my book
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Yes!
140 characters of advice for a new user?
It takes about a week 2 get 2grips with twitter but fellow tweeters r all so welcoming & helpful you'll feel supported all the way
How long can you go without a tweet?
Since I started I've never been without it! It comes on hols with me & to work!
What question are we not asking here that we should?
I don't know - I've not seen all the questions yet!
How do you imagine Twitter changing?
I don't
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
All of us
Who is the funniest person on Twitter that you follow?
@H4HBear
What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?
Most who don't use it say - they don't get it! But you won't get it unless you try it out! It's like anything practice makes perfect!
Why should people follow you?
Becuase I'm fun, interesting, spritual, passionate, supportive, driven and I really care about people
Can you name some one-of-a-kind Twitter accounts that you follow?
@JabberingJude
How do you decide what to tweet?
I'm quite reserved & wait 4 others 2 tweet 1st then comment - unless something really exciting's happened or happening then I shout!
Why'd you start tweeting?
I started tweeting just before my debut novel came out as a way to market it - not only have I sold books but also made some awesome friends
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
YES 1st getting DEAD GAME out there to the masses & 2nd the friends/connections I've made - I've been on radio 3 times thx 2 twitter
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Tell jokes - I love jokes!
How will the world change in the next year?
2011 is DEADGAME's yr from the catapillar comes the butterfly. 4 the world I remain positive in such times change always comes bearing gifts
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
You don't have Faux Pas!
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
Over populated There will be a greater divide! That's if we're here at all Fingers crossed for us! Live every second of every day 2 the full