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by Lorie Lewis Ham

This May we will be celebrating our third anniversary here at KRL and we’d like to spread that celebration around with our readers. We would also like to get more of you following us on Twitter, “liking,” and interacting, with our Facebook pages, and subscribing to our YouTube channel.

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by Lorie Lewis Ham

On May 29, 2010 Kings River Life Magazine was born and it’s been full steam ahead ever since. We’ve gone from a strictly local focus to nationwide, with readers and writers from all over the country, and even one from Australia. So as we set off to see what adventures await us in our third year, as we continue to grow and evolve, we are sharing this birthday with you with two contests!

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Poetry Corner February 2012

IN THE February 25 ISSUE

FROM THE 2012 Articles,
andTerrific Tales

by Valley Teens

These poems were written by local teens who won our most recent Teen Talk poetry contest. The contest is open to anyone age 13-19. Any subject or type of poem will be considered with five or more poems selected each time.


by Terrance V. Mc Arthur

What would a vampire give up to be human again? Anna Strong faces that question in Jeanne C. Stein’s Crossroads. Anna has only been a vampire for a year, but the bounty hunter is the Chosen One, trying to control the evil vampires who would turn mankind into walking blood vending machines.


September Teen Poetry Corner 2011

IN THE September 24 ISSUE

FROM THE 2011 Articles,
andTerrific Tales

by Teen Poets

These poems were written by local teens who won our September 2011 Teen Talk poetry contest. This time we only have two winners-one from Parlier and the other from Reedley. The contest is open to anyone age 14-19. The next contest results will be published in October and will have a Halloween theme.


by Marilyn Meredith & Lorie Lewis Ham

Interview by Marilyn Meredith, book review by Lorie Lewis Ham, and contest to win a copy of Demon’s Parchment by Jeri Westerson.
Medieval noir mystery author Jeri Westerson was kind enough to answer a few questions for me about her and her latest book.


Win A Kings River Life T-shirt

IN THE October 9 ISSUE

FROM THE Books & Tales,
andLorie Lewis Ham

by Lorie Lewis Ham

We at Kings River Life Magazine would like to know how you heard about us so we decided to have a contest! Simply comment on this post stating where you heard about us—whether it be Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, internet search, Traffic Magazine, promo postcards/bookmarks (please let us know where you got one if this is how), word of mouth, or any other way.


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