Friday Fun-Name That Line!

15th April, 2011

I am a huge fan of one liners. Whether they be from movies, quotes, or songs. I’m going to post a line and the genre-you guess what it’s from. I’ll post the answer on Monday, with something entertaining to watch.
                                                       SONG
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April Contests

13th April, 2011

Here’s a quick list of upcoming contests:
Disgruntledbear Spring Writing Contest  deadline: April 15th
Rules: Post a comment with the following: Title, Author, Genre, Awesome line (pitch,logline ect)Prize:  In-depth query critique AND ten page critique.
Iclue deadline: unkown, but read the website
Rules: The idea behind this contest is to discover clues to mini …

The Awesome 80’s Prom

6th April, 2011

For my bachelorette party (back in 2008) we decided to go to the Awesome 80’s prom. For those of you who have never heard of it, let me explain.
Imagine you’re at the prom, but instead of everyone from HS you can’t stand, there’s Ducky, Jake and a bunch of hotties …

Shelley Watters: Tweet Pitch Contest

1st April, 2011

Cory Alexander Tilton
Shelley Watters  is having an amazing blog contest. The prize? A FULL MANUSCRIPT REQUEST from uber agent Suzie Townsend. I can use any/all advice. Here is my 140 twitter pitch.
Title: Broken Forest: A Keening Blade NovelGenre: YA Epic FantasyWord Count: 61,000
V1Seventeen-year-old Avikar thought he was rescuing his sister …