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 Name Blog Name (if applicable, N/A if not)sort icon Category
Of Marriage, Commitment, Politics and Presidents Red Dirt Kelly The Red Dirt Chronicles Op/Ed
Requiems Pour un Parfait Red Dirt Kelly The Red Dirt Chronicles Identity
I Was An Internet Troll Colleen Oakes The Ranunculus Adventures Humor
Fertility at Any Cost Colleen Oakes The Ranunculus Adventures Op/Ed
Chocolate and the Curse Kate The Radula Parenting
Just Be YOU! Lindsay Simone Behrens The Quote I Wrote Heart
Carefree Living OR Living Free of Care? Lindsay Simone Behrens The Quote I Wrote Identity
The Art of Being Authentic Lee Block The Post-Divorce Chronicles Identity
Thank You For Rejecting Me Amy Parmenter The ParmFarm Identity
Scars Chelsey The Paper Mama The Paper Mama Identity
Time to talk about it: my postpartum depression Chelsey The Paper Mama The Paper Mama Parenting
Not Politics Kalisa Hyman The One in Heels Identity
On Their Own Kalisa Hyman The One in Heels Parenting
A Good Fit Kalisa Hyman The One in Heels Heart
Let's stop making fun of breast milk Robin The Not-Ever-Still Life Op/Ed
Kissing a Boy Amy Whitley The Never-True Tales Identity
Bathing Amy Whitley The Never True Tales Heart
Why We Moved Larisa Spillman The Momma Hen Heart
My Mother's Body Ado The Momalog Heart
And With Her She Brought Forgiveness Elaine Alguire The Miss Elaine-ous Life Heart
"Latitude Adjustments" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
“The Man Who Wasn’t There: A 9/11 Remembrance” Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
"What's Baggage Got To Do With It?" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
'When They Fall, They Fly' Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
"To Writers!" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
"The Bride Wore Black" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
"Take 2: I Blog, Therefore I Am" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
"Under the Laughing Tree: Our Wedding Vows to Our Children" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Parenting
"Why We Write Even When We Have No Time" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
"Sweet Tweets: Of Chocolate and Twitter" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
"Outliers of Out-Loving" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
"Wherein I Win an Essay Contest and Populate One Blog Post with Several Diverse Celebrities Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Humor
"Where's Home for the Holidays When You're Divorced or Remarried?" Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
Your Kindle Can't Do That Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
A Tale of Two Deaths: Losing My Mother to Alzheimer's, Part I Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
Marlo & Me—Prologue Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
Marlo & Me—Act I Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Identity
Breaking Eggs, Making Omelets: The Midlife Marriage Proposal Marci Rich The Midlife Second Wife Heart
The inadequate $20 bill and a recipe: oatmeal double chip cookies merry jennifer markham the merry gourmet Heart
How To Take Your Daughter to a Birthday Tea Party Kelcey Kintner The Mama Bird Diaries Humor
Romantic Moments in the Modern Day Marriage Kelcey Kintner The Mama Bird Diaries Humor
That Super Weird Thing You Do Kelcey Kintner The Mama Bird Diaries Humor
Time Jayme Kubo The Little Baby Blog Heart
http://www.thekircorner.com/2012/01/remembered-for-lisa-for-noelle/ Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Heart
http://www.thekircorner.com/2012/01/pour-my-heart-out-four/ Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Parenting
Yep, It Still Hurts Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Identity
Four Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Parenting
For Lisa and For Noelle Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Identity
Being Carried Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Identity
Remind Me Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Heart
I Talk Too Much Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Humor
An Open Letter to My Sons Kirsten Piccini The Kir Corner Humor
My Baby Eats Dog Food?!!! Melanie Jean Juneau The Joy Of The Mothering Heart
Am I Really Heart of the Family if No One Notices Mom Is Locked in the Chicken Coop? Melanie Jean Juneau The Joy Of Mothering Heart
My Seven Year Old Explains How To Influence A Two Year Old Melanie Jean Juneau The Joy Of Mothering Heart
Grandma Michelle Longo The Journey Heart
Grandma Michelle Longo The Journey Heart
Selective Memory and Why I Don't Write More. Michelle Longo The Journey Parenting
Convincing Myself. Michelle Longo The Journey Identity
I Did Not Want Children Azucar - Carina The Jet Set Parenting
The State of the Uterus Keiko Zoll The Infertility Voice Op/Ed
But not forgotten. Keiko Zoll The Infertility Voice Heart
Raising Boys Not To Be Total Jerks Jennifer Prestholdt The Human Rights Warrior Parenting
Lone Wolves Katriina The Headspace Blog Identity
Throwing in the towel on parenthood Katriina The Headspace Blog Heart
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
Be MO' Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Here to SERVE! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
OBEY your HEART! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
OBEY your HEART! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Everyones path curves! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Like attracts Like! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Identity
Own Your Own Power! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Identity
Increase the Quality of your Life! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
Increase the Quality of your Life! Jo Ann Darby The Girlfriend Book Heart
What Is A Gaytheist? Hellraisin The Gaytheist Gospel Hour Op/Ed