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mary_russell was nominated for a Shorty Award!

Detective, theologian. My 10th memoir, THE THE GOD OF THE HIVE debuts 4/27. Sample my 1st, THE BEEKEEPER'S APPRENTICE at the url above or http://bit.ly/9CPngo.

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mary_russell (mary_russell on Twitter) was nominated for a Shorty Award(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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An-Eolas
An-Eolas I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter She has come alive through conversations on twitter.
Hanakao
Hanakao I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because she's my hero!
Yamabuki Ryoku
Yamabuki Ryoku @mary_russell "I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because she keeps Sherlock Holmes in line"
Virginia
Virginia I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because she has a unique and beautiful voice.
Bernard Farrell
Bernard Farrell I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because Sherlock has met his match with Mary.
Meaghan Bychowski
Meaghan Bychowski I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because she's the star of one of my favorite series!
molly murphy
molly murphy I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because she has changed the way I read. Love her!!
Sir Humphrey
Sir Humphrey I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because she makes my literary world richer
Irene Yeates
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Lydia Ondrusek I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because Holmes would applaud.
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Lydia Ondrusek
Lydia Ondrusek I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #Best Fictional Character because Holmes would applaud.
Ange Borucki
Ange Borucki I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because her tweets are always fun and interesting
Hostgator Coupon
Hostgator Coupon I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because her mystery series rocks & she tweets with
mary_russell
mary_russell RT @vickivanv I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award #fictionalcharacter because her mystery series rocks & she tweets w/ her fans.
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mary_russell RT @vickivanv I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award #fictionalcharacter because her mystery series rocks & she tweets w/ her fans.
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vickivanv I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because her mystery series rocks & she tweets with her fans.
Strawberry_Curl
Strawberry_Curl I nominate @mary_russell for a Shorty Award in #fictionalcharacter because she is funny and so the book character
The Shorty Interview
with mary_russell
What's your best tweet?
There are too many to decide.
What are six things you could never do without?
Books, Books, Books, Books, Books, and good conversation.
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
As a memoirist, I do try to keep my readers appraised of the release of my books.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
What is a Twitter app??
Twitter or Facebook?
For me, Twitter.
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
I don't really follow the trends enought to answer.
What feature should Twitter add?
The abilily to see if a certain member is following you without scrolling through all your followers would be nice.
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
I can't think of anyone at the moment.
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Most everything, I perfer using proper English.
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
I would enjoy Stephen Fry, he is a national treasure, much like my husband.
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
No one that I can think of at the moment.
Why should we vote for you?
Well, at 110 I may be the oldest person tweeting, that and I'm married to the world's greatest detective, Sherlock Holmes.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
GOTH, my next memoir.
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
Just about everyone who has taken the time to contact me.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
#GOTH the name of my next memoir, The God of the Hive, to be published 27, April in the U.S.
How do you make your tweets unique?
I just try to be myself.
What inspires you to tweet?
It seemed an interesting way to connect with my readers.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
No.
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Look for people who have similar interest as well as your friends, it will broaden your horizons.
How long can you go without a tweet?
I try to tweet every day.
What question are we not asking here that we should?
I have no idea.
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
My Uncle John, JohnHWatsonMD, does a very nice job with his tweets, but then he is a writer.
Why'd you start tweeting?
It seemed like a good idea at the time.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
No.
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Nothing
How will the world change in 2010?
I have seen too many years pass to speculate on what might be.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Foul language and hateful sentiments.
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
At my age, I have seen many changes, most were totally unexpected.