Remember the "Crits from Rae" contest I put on during Pitch Wars? I don't know about you guys, but I had fun doing it. Thus, from now on, I will be doing query (and pages!) critique giveaways on the 15th of every month! How It Works 1- You don't have to follow my blog or … Continue reading Mid-Month Critique Giveaways!
"To hell with freedom. Give me fire." Just got this quote from an INTENSE scene that Caitlyn was re-writing for me. In just two sentences, she perfectly sums up burning, fiery, passionate LOVE. Oh, and the "fiery" part? The dude's a dragon. Yeah, you heard me.
This is repeat of a Twitter list of what I personally look for in people that I mentor and what I guarantee them in return. Please note that incorporating these characteristics into yourself does not guarantee you a spot in a contest, an agent, or a publishing contract. These are just my opinions. Take them … Continue reading Ideal Mentees
Entering a pitch contest soon? Here are some quick steps to making sure you stand out: 1) Look at previous pitches from the contest. Read A LOT of them. 2) Ask yourself these questions: Do I get it? Am I hooked? Do I care enough to ask for more? Could this be on the back of … Continue reading A Brief Guide to Contest Pitches