EYES OF THE SEER … giveaway

I’m excited to give away an eBook copy of EYES OF THE SEER. All you have to do is leave a post comment below. Tell us, what would you do with the gift of “sight” and could sense things before they happened?

Here’s something about the story…

The Vampire Flynn Trilogy Website Peter Dawes […]

The Writer’s Voice Twitter Pitch Party Rules (Twitter hashtag: #WVTP)Thursday, May 24 12PM – 6PM EDT

Here’s the rules… Pitch your finished manuscript on the hashtag. You may pitch any time you see an agent online – just don’t go crazy and pitch more than once during an agent visit. We will […]

The Writer’s Voice Wrap Up!

It’s been a long month with The Writer’s Voice and now it’s over. I can honestly say I love each and every one of my team members. They worked hard and supported each other. I believe in you guys. I hope to hear great things from each of you […]

The Writer’s Voice Contest Entries!

The Writer’s Voice Contest is a multi-blog, multi-agent contest hosted by Cupid of Cupid’s Literary Connection, Brenda Drake of Brenda Drake Writes, Krista Van Dolzer of Mother. Write. (Repeat.) and Mónica B.W. of Love YA. We’ve based the contest on NBC’s singing reality show The Voice. So the four of us selected […]

Team Brenda #1 – SUBHUMAN

Title: SUBHUMAN Genre: YA Science Fiction Word Count: 96,000 Query: 17-year-old Kensington Randall has always felt invisible – until she becomes a moving target, and the prize in a devastating global war between mankind and their alien progenitors. When arctic drilling unearths an alien ship, the discovery sets off a chain of events that leaves […]

Team Brenda #2 – MAD AS A HATTER

Title: MAD AS A HATTER Genre: YA Thriller Word Count: 60,000 Query: London, 1882.

Seven years ago, Emil Aleric and his sister were kidnapped and taken to ‘Wonderland’ by a man claiming to come from the future. He called himself the Hatter. Emil survived the torture. His sister didn’t. When Emil hears of a […]

Team Brenda #3 – KIDS, INC.

Title: KIDS, INC. Genre: Middle Grade Word Count: 35,000 Query: Twelve-year-old Anna Fraser’s father always told her that necessity was the mother of invention, but for her, it was all accidental. After Anna and her genius “I skipped a grade” younger brother Chris’s class project goes missing, a little mischief in their father’s workshop results […]

Team Brenda #4 – THE ALTERAE

Title: THE ALTERAE Genre: YA Urban Fantasy Word Count: 64,000 Query: Sixteen-year-old Emma Hawthorne agonizingly hides her ability to pick up people’s emotions and memories like a radio signal. But when she discovers her best friend’s lifeless body floating in the river, her own grief makes resisting the constant bombardment even harder. With her ability […]

Team Brenda #6 – PECULIAR DARK

Title: PECULIAR DARK Genre: YA Urban Fantasy Word Count: 89,000 Query:

There are a few things Angela James never thought she’d do, like: 1. Throw a birthday party for a supernatural creature. 2. Break into a police officer’s apartment. 3. Wield an axe. 4. Burn a house down. 5. Kill a monster. Scratch […]


Title: WINNING BACK THE LOSER Genre: YA Contemporary Word Count: 65,000 Query: Sixteen-year-old ward of the state, Lulu Meriwether, has always believed she’s a victim of chance. And ending up at O’Dell High, a former all boys’ Catholic school that has just opened its doors to girls is no exception. Lulu feels lost in a […]