A Happy Anniversary – Blessings & Thanks!



My husband and I recently celebrated our 17th anniversary! I can’t believe how fast the time has flown! He sent these me these gorgeous roses!

I feel blessed in so many ways. These are the reasons:

  1. I have a wonderful, caring and loving husband!
  2. We have conquered a serious medical issue!
  3. I have a supportive and affectionate family!
  4. I am able to do what I love every day – write!
  5. I have met and made some special and supportive online friends who are like family to me!
  6. I have great Beta Readers!
  7. I have fantastic readers, fans and followers!
  8. Summer is finally here!
  9. God has blessed me with all the above!

With God’s help we will move forward and accomplish great things in life!

Jemsbooks is for all ages! More books coming! http://Jemsbooks.com

Thank you for stopping by.

I wish everyone love and blessings! Have a fun-filled summer and don’t forget to read! READING GIVES YOU WINGS TO FLY!


About jjspina

Janice is an multi-award-winning author with 37 books: 18 children's books for PS-Gr 4, 12 middle-grade/preteen, one young adult book, written under Janice Spina, and 5 novels, and a short story collection written under J.E. Spina. She is also a writer of poetry, blogger, avid reader, reviewer and a copy editor. Janice has always loved writing and started very young writing poetry, then stories. Her books have received 28 Book Awards and a few Finalists in contests. AWARDS: 4 MOM'S CHOICE AWARDS - SILVER MEDAL - Lamby the Lonely Lamby, Ricky the Rambunctious Raccoon, Louey the Lazy Elephant, Jesse the Precocious Polar Bear 11 PINNACLE BOOK ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS - Davey & Derek Junior Detectives, Books 1, 2, 3, 5, & 6. Abby & Holly Series, Books 1-6 READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - HONORABLE MENTION - Davey & Derek Book 1, READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - SILVER MEDAL - Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, Book 3 READERS' FAVORITE AWARDS - BRONZE MEDAL - Abby & Holly Book 1 READERS’ FAVORITE AWARDS - HONORABLE MENTION — Abby & Holly Book 2 READERS’ FAVORITE AWARDS - FINALIST - Davey & Derek Book 6 5 PINNACLE BOOK ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS - Jerry the Crabby Crayfish, Broose the Moose on the loose, Colby the Courageous Cat, Jeffrey the Jittery Giraffe, Sebastian Meets Marvin the Monkey BOOK EXCELLENCE AWARD - FINALIST - Davey & Derek Book 6 Authorsdb Cover Contest Silver Medal - Davey & Derek Book 5 FINALISTS: Authorsdb First Lines Contest, - Hunting Mariah and Mariah's Revenge were Finalists Red City Review Awards - Finalist - Davey & Derek Book 4 READERS’ FAVORITE BOOK AWARDS - 5-STAR REVIEW - Davey & Derek Book 4 All Janice's books are available on Amazon.com, Kindle, B&N and other online book sites. One of her sports' poems was published in The Lawrence Eagle Tribune in October of 2008. She is currently working on book 1 of a YA fantasy series. There will be six books in all in this series. She hopes to work on a series of four books in a crime/mystery genre that will be offsprings of her thriller, Hunting Mariah. Her hobbies are crocheting, walking to keep fit, hula hooping, tap dancing, going to the movies with her husband, and spending time with her five grandchildren. Janice loves to hear from readers and appreciates reviews. Sign up on her blog http://jemsbooks.blog for a copy of her newsletters under Contact Me. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband who is her illustrator and cover creator.
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18 Responses to A Happy Anniversary – Blessings & Thanks!

  1. Mary Smith says:

    Happy anniversary 🙂

  2. Congratulations to both of you Janice 👍🍷🍾💐

  3. A very happy anniversary Janice and so pleased that you are embarking on the next year in great shape.. love and hugs to you both. xoxo

    • jjspina says:

      Thank you, dear Sally! Much love & hugs to you too! Hope you will get settled soon in your new home. Send me your address so I can send you my hew book. ❤️

  4. Happy 17th Anniversary, Janice and many, many healthy ones. ❤ 🙂

  5. Happy Anniversary, and thanks for the lovely positive post. 🙂

  6. Congratulations, Happy anniversary. 17 and for the next 17 and more healthy to come

  7. Happy anniversary. You’re virtually newlyweds 🙂 My wife and I will celebrate 31 years in a couple of months and my heart still races when she walks into the room…of course that could be because I forgot to take my blood pressure medicine. Enjoy the time you have and all of your blessings.

  8. macjam47 says:

    Many more happy years together.

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