Don’t let the title fool you; LEFT HANGING is not how you’ll feel after diving into Cindy Dorminy’s latest release from Red Adept. Meet Darla and Theo; a young couple with a past and an impossible future. LEFT HANGING opens with a dip into their early relationship, and we get to enjoy their first look, … More NEW RELEASE! Cindy Dorminy’s LEFT HANGING
#TeenPit entries open on April 15th! Now is a great time to work on that short, 50 word pitch. But…where do you begin? There are a wealth of fantastic posts out there about building the perfect pitch. If you’ve been following Twitter pitch contests for as long as I have, you know what I mean. … More The Short Pitch – #TeenPit
Do you like reality TV? Do you forgo work, doctor’s appointments, or manicures to tune in to the latest Bachelorette? Are you at the end of your couch waiting for the next victim to swim home from the island? You do? Then Laura Heffernan has a treat waiting for you: AMERICA’S NEXT REALITY STAR! About … More Blog Tour & Giveaway: AMERICA’S NEXT REALITY STAR by Laura Heffernan – NEW RELEASE!
Welcome to #TeenPit! I know this is the moment you’ve been waiting for all week, and we are thrilled to share with you the grand prize waiting for our successful teen writer! Wait for it. A bit more. Okay. Are you sitting down? We think you should. The winner of the inaugural 2017 #TeenPit contest … More MAJOR #TeenPit NEWS!!!
Welcome to #TeenPit! I know this is the moment you’ve been waiting for all week, and we are thrilled to share with you the grand prize waiting for our successful teen writer! Wait for it. A bit more. Okay. Are you sitting down? We think you should. The winner of the inaugural 2017 #TeenPit contest … More Major #TeenPit News!
As a writer and a teacher, I have come to understand something about myself and my craft: I like working with new writers. Wait. What? Yes. New writers. The ones who are just beginning their journey toward the published page. Writers like my high school students. Or writers who are taking those first tentative steps … More Working with the Newbies
I am so pleased to be able to bring you the cover reveal for the incomparable Brenda Drake’s new book: GUARDIAN OF SECRETS!!! If you know anything about Brenda, you know how incredibly generous she is not only with her talents but her time. As the #PitchWars Jedi Master, Brenda has become a mentor to … More Cover Reveal for Brenda Drake’s New Book!
There’s that scene in the Hunger Games where Effie Trinket is standing on stage in all her glory announcing the latest victim–I mean tribute–who will be fortunate enough to go on to glory in the arena. You know the scene I mean. In some ways, as a PitchWars mentor, I feel like Effie. I get to … More The Truth about my #PitchWars Selection
This beautiful cover belongs to the upcoming release Remember Yesterday, by Pintip Dunn! About the Book: Book Title: Remember Yesterday (Forget Tomorrow, #2) Author: Pintip Dunn Release Date: October 4, 2016 Genre: YA Sci-Fi Sixteen-year-old Jessa Stone is the most valuable citizen in Eden City. Her psychic abilities could lead to significant scientific discoveries, if only she’d … More Cover Reveal for REMEMBER YESTERDAY by Pintip Dunn!
R you ready for #PitchWars? I am! But first, there R some things you need to know about me: Can I get an aaarrR? But enough with the pirate love. A year ago, I was where you are. Right now. Sitting at my computer, staring at the screen with a stomach full of knots and butterflies. Scouring mentor … More #PITCHWARS IS HERE!!!