Love Now

Valentine’s day is just around the corner, and to celebrate the publication of Eric Smith’s new book “Live Now,” we’re hosting a Twitter giveaway. (Find HOWBrand on Twitter.)

In spirit of the book’s theme, tweet about love this Valentine’s Day! Tweet an inspirational quote about love or a link to a story that is either inspiring or full of love—and don’t forget to use the #lovenow hashtag! Every love-inspired tweet that incorporates the #lovenow hashtag this February 14 will count as one entry toward winning a copy of Eric’s book. Five books total will be given away.

So, what’s the story on “Live Now“? It’s a collection of inspirational quotes and illustrations compiled by Smith, a designer and illustrator, that celebrate the notion of living a happy and engaged life. (Check out Smith’s website about the project, It features 100+ pages of original artwork from collaborators all over the world—and the pages are perforated so you can tear out the quotes that inspire you and hang them up, or give them to folks in need of a boost. The book is coming to stores in April, but you can save 10% off your preorder of the book at on Monday, February 14th only—use the promo code LOVENOW when you check out.

So #lovenow this Valentine’s Day, and if you’re lucky, maybe you’ll get to share the pages of “Live Now” with a loved one.

For more details, check out the @HOWBrand Twitter all day on Valentine’s Day. Giveaway ends at 11:59 EST, February 14, 2011.