The new school year is upon us and even though we may not be students anymore, this time of year will always be about digging in, getting serious and strengthening our work habits. 271 more words
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From my friends at Midwestern Gothic – a chance to win all kinds of cool prizes during their 3rd Annual Midwestern Authors Book Giveaway!
We’re thrilled to announce our… 838 more words
The Intro: Who has fun spending hours creating that perfect 140-character pitch? Then bouncing that sentence or two off others to see if it’s fantastic? And finally having to create a couple more so you’re not posting the same one every few hours? 627 more words
I took part in my first #PitMad yesterday and thought I’d talk a bit about it! For those who don’t know, #PitMad is a twitter contest which runs for 12 hours in which you tweet 140 character pitches for your novel in the hopes of attracting an agent or editor. 365 more words
Although I have been around the internet since modems made that awful dialing noise while they connected – or rather, tried to connect – and I have been on Facebook and Livejournal and now WordPress since forever, I have had a hard time with Twitter. 273 more words
There is no bigger trend today in publishing than that of twitter pitch parties. Authors, agents, and independent presses all join in on specific days. A twitter pitch contest is for writers with a completed manuscript to potentially gain the attention of an agent or publisher that’s interested in their novel. 328 more words