BlogHer '12 : Voices of the Year

Voices of the Year

Welcome to the BlogHer '12 Voices of the Year submissions! This year’s categories are Heart, Humour, Identity, OpEd, Parenting, and Visuals. As you review these posts, feel free to give big thumbs-up to any that resonate with you. You can only vote for any single post once, but you can vote for as many different posts as you like.

If you'd like to submit your work, or someone else’s, please visit the Voices of the Year Nomination page. Nominations will remain open from February 23rd to April 30th.

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Up to twenty (20) Voices of the Year honorees will be selected per category. The ‘12 Review Committee selects honorees, and one post per category is recognized as the People’s Choice Honoree.

Click the headers above the submissions to sort the list alphabetically, by Category, Blog Name, Blogger Name or Title. Happy reading!

For more information about the BlogHer '12 Voices of the Year, including the judging committee, selection process, or category definitions, please read our announcement post.

 

To nominate a new post, click here.

Title Content Creator Namesort icon Blog Name (if applicable, N/A if not) Category
Alone at Night Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Identity
Jenny Lawson The Bloggess Rocked My World, Baby Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Visuals
Lexapro Withdrawal Symptoms- Nightmare! Heidi Ferrer Girl to Mom Identity
I Love You Heidi Cave Fancy Feet Heart
Surrender Heidi Cave Fancy Feet Heart
Let the light in Heidi Cave Fancy Feet Heart
The New Diagnosis Heather Slutzky Then Everything Changed Heart
Please Heather King The Extraordinary Ordinary Parenting
How do you explain the insanity like the Trayvon Martin Shooting to your Kids when they look like him? Heather Greenwood Davis www.embracethechaos.com Parenting
Just another day in China: The Haircut Heather Greenwood Davis Globetrotting Mama Humor
One Small Sticker Heather Blair Finding JOY in every day Heart
Your hard is your hard Heather The Extraordinary Ordinary Parenting
Free Pass Heather The Extraordinary Ordinary Parenting
"Severely Autistic": Coming to Terms Hayley @ Come to the Mouse House Welcome to the Mouse House Heart
A Lesson In Sailing Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Humor
Dear 15 Year Old Me Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Identity
Waiting for Grace: The Attack on a Woman's Identity Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Heart
A Big Sister's Birthday Wish Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Heart
Gay for Fey Hannah Bunker Everything Sunny Always Humor
Maaarge Haley Overland Cheaty Monkey Heart
Woe Is Me?: A Melancholy Day Haley Overland Cheaty Monkey Identity
Clive Owen: Staring at me? Or not staring at me? Haley Overland Cheaty Monkey Humor
Parenthood: An Essay Inspired by Green Hoodie, Dedicated to the Moon Haley Overland Cheaty Monkey Parenting
Doesn't Every Vote Matter? Haley Overland On Our Minds Identity
Doesn't Every Vote Matter? Haley Overland On Our Minds Op/Ed
The Sprite Fight Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Suckerpunched by the "R" word Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Op/Ed
Suckerpunched by the "R" word Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Parenting
Mom of the F-ing Year Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Parenting
Peanut Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
Five Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
Petered out Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Parenting
Petered out Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
Raw Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
My Perfect 10 Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
Drama Queen Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Parenting
Drama Queen Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
Dwarf Dojo Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Blindsided Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
Yellow Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Op/Ed
The Shitstorm Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
So much more... Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
Traditions Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Traditions Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Oops! I Crapped My Pants Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
(not so) Pearly Whites Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Parenting
(not so) Pearly Whites Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
Knotty Girls! Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Humor
The 2% Can Suck It Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Heart
The 2% Can Suck It Gwen Hartley The Hartley Hooligans Identity
Sure MVP..but is he a good Dad? Greg Santomero http://angelasclues.com Parenting
Sure MVP..but is he a good Dad? Greg Santomero http://angelasclues.com Parenting
Great Expectations-- From and About Small Children Green_Christian_Mama Outnumbered Parenting
May you live in interesting {pornographic} times Grace Biskie Gabbing with Grace Heart
I'm not who I thought was. Grace Biskie Gabbing with Grace Identity
The connection between a black Rue, District 11 & Trayvon Martin --The Hunger Games Grace Biskie Gabbing with Grace Op/Ed
Recovery Glennon Melton Momastery Identity
Closer to Fine Glennon Momastery Humor
But I'm not Sad Ginger Winters Ramble Ramble Heart
Exhale and Laugh Ginger Winters Ramble Ramble Heart
The Right Kid for the Right Parent Ginger Winters Ramble Ramble Parenting
Writer Vs. Blogger Ginger Winters Ramble Ramble Identity
Talking About Work, Motherhood, and Marriage Ginger Ramble Ramble Identity
Rocking Chair Ginger Ramble Ramble Parenting
Writing the Story of Me Ginger Ramble Ramble Identity
Miscarriage, Abortion, Birth Control, and Rush Limbaugh ginabad Mom-Blog Op/Ed
Missing The Mommy Gene Gina Reed www.verystrangebird.com Parenting
Why I Cannot Write About Trayvon Martin Gina Carroll Tortured By Teenagers Parenting
Hold Your Tongue Gayel Stewart-Airs Modern Mummy Mayhem Heart
Bringing Up Bebe? Ooh La La! Gail Paris Doodle Noodle Parenting
Who will cry tomorrow? Frances Frost just piddlin' Heart
Who will cry tomorrow? Frances Frost just piddlin' Heart
Throwing him in the deep end Frances frost just piddlin' Parenting
Throwing him in the deep end Frances frost just piddlin' Parenting
Try-outs: Are you a good enough parent? Frances Frost just piddlin' Parenting
You talkin' to me? Frances Frost just piddlin' Humor
I'll Never Let Go, Hostess Flannery Living on the Spectrum: The Connor Chronicles Humor
ANZAC Day - so much more than a public holiday Fiona Purcell My Mummy Daze Heart
The mysteries of the teenage boys brain Fiona Biedermann inspiration2dream Parenting
Fashion hypocrisy Fashion Puppets Fashion Puppets Humor
Putting The "Girl" Back In "Don't Put It On Me Girl." Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Parenting
The Gospe According To Bob's Wife Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Op/Ed
Steve Jobs' Passing - i Don't Get It Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Identity
Not-so Happy Meals Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Heart
You Don't Get To Be Grace's Mommy Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Parenting
Play Misty For Me Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Heart
I always wanted to live by the ocean. Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Visuals
Leaf Peepin' On The Way To School Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Visuals
"Big Eye Country"? Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Visuals
*This* cabinet. Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Humor
Wherein I Become Ron Swanson Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Humor
I need to remember this for late February Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Visuals
We're either keeping the marriage fresh, or we're deaf. Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Heart
Textures Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Visuals
"He ate all the snap peas. He dies tonight." Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Humor
The Revenge of R. Kelly Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Humor
A Letter to Oak Park, Michigan Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Op/Ed
Alternative Fuels Farmer Julie Otsdawa Junction Farm Op/Ed
Goodbye, my friend Fadra Nally all.things.fadra Heart
How do you people find me? Fadra Nally all.things.fadra Humor