Tag Archives: Bridget Zinn Auction

It’s Here: Season of Love and Hope Auction

The auction to help Bridget Zinn YA librarian and author (book to be out in 2012) extraordinaire is up and running.  There’s been a generous outpouring from people with auction offerings. Are you interested in a possible vacation stay? Well there … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Bridget!

Today is Bridget Zinn’s birthday.  Remember my friend, Bridget, who was living large in Portland when she was informed she had Stage IV Colon cancer in March 2009?  Portland had an auction that spring.  Then last fall, her friends from … Continue reading

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Some Favorite Places for Buying Holiday Gifts

Do you have some favorite places to purchases gifts for family and friends? I do and some have been discovered this year. First off, on Saturday I announced the new auction for Bridget and Barrett here. Wowee!  The auction has about … Continue reading

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Silent Auction for Bridget and Barrett Begins

I announced that a new silent auction for Bridget and Barrett was about to begin in this earlier post. And tah-dah…it has begun! Browse, bid, and win for a good cause! November 27 – December 11, 2009 Bridget Zinn and … Continue reading

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New On-line Silent Auction for Bridget About to Begin

Bridget and Barrett at the “5th Friday” October Kidlit Drink Night So the holidays are coming.  Is there any better way to get gifts and help someone out?  Another on-lin silent auction for Bridge and Barrett will be held starting … Continue reading

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Fields of Joy

Fields of Joy This lovely painting is donated by Eve Porinchak for the Bridget Zinn Auction.  You may know Eve, she was a member of the Disco Mermaids blog team that also included Robin Mellom and Jay Asher.  The Disco Mermaids have gone … Continue reading

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Meet Jennifer Smith, Author of The Comeback Season

It has been a joy getting to know the auction donors through email.  Jennifer Smith donated her debut novel, The Comeback Season.  I had an opportunity to find out more about her recently. What have you recently published and what … Continue reading

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Gratitude and Mark Your Calendars: May 29

  Created by Johanna Wright Johanna Wright, Bridget’s friend and member of the Portland Kidlit community, created this flier to get the word out about May 29 at the Lucky Lab Pub.  We are having our Portland Kidlit Drinks Night … Continue reading

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Bobbette Rose, Creator of “Nested”

  Got to find out a bit more about Bobbette Rose, creator and donator of this fabulous art work for Bridget Zinn’s Auction. How long have you been writing/ illustrating? I started making art as a child sitting through long … Continue reading

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Meet Lisa Moser

One of the best things about orgaznizing Bridget’s auction is meeting through email  different authors and illustrators.  Lisa Moser donated three books for the auction: Watermelon Wishes, Monster in the  Backpack, and Squirrel’s World.  She also took the time to answer these … Continue reading

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