Sunday, August 24, 2014
Contests are a wonderful avenue to publication...offering critiques, opportunities for a star on your resume, and you never know who you may meet! Here is an update on some recent offerings...
2014 “Melody of Love” Contest; sponsored by Music City Romance Writers; deadline, September 7, 2014; first chapter up to 25 pages (including prologue, if related); FMI,http://www.mcrw.com/
“Finish the Damn Book” Contest; sponsored by Chesapeake Romance Writers; deadline, September 30, 2014; first and last chapters plus synopsis; FMI,www.crwrwa.org/
“Four Seasons” Contest; sponsored by Windy City RWA; deadline, September 30, 2014; first 25 pages; FMI,http://www.windycityrwa.org/
“2014 Suzannah” Contest; sponsored by NOLA STARS; deadline, October 1, 2014; first 7.200 words and includes synopsis; FMI, http://www.nolastars.com
“29th Annual Hook, Line & Sinker” Contest; sponsored by Hudson Valley RWA; deadline, November 1, 2014; submit first three pages; FMI,http://www.hudsonvalleyrwa.com (this contest is very special to me – I was a 2011 finalist! I still have the framed certificate on my wall).
Should you enter, good luck. In the meantime, have a wonderful week, Everyone!
(photo c/o jppi and morgueFile.com)