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Auction Item 55: Query + 1st Chapter Critique by Natasha Raulerson

Tuesday, 14 July 2015  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

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About this item: A query and first chapter critique.

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wpid-20141209_181551-e1419005489300Natasha Raulerson

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I grew up as a tomboy hanging with the guys, getting skinned knees, watching wrestling, playing Spades, and swimming in the South Florida sun. I’m more inclined to wear dresses now than I was then, but I still prefer a good pair of chucks and a comfy pair of jeans. I have a terrible tendency to somehow always spill food on my clothes when I eat, which is bad news for both dresses and t-shirts. Apparently, there is an invisible hole in my lip.

Currently, I’m a lit student at FAU, a writer of romance with an element of danger, married to the greatest hubs on the planet, and mom of two fur kids. Storm is the ten-year-old dachshund (#adorabledistraction) and Crowley is the fourish-year-old (maybe-but-we’re-not-sure) American Akita. He needs a hashtag. I’ll add one when I decide what it shall be.

I’m also the the founder and host of Whiskey, Wine, & Writing, an online webcast and blog dedicated to the writing community as a whole.

Aside from that I love tattoos, Jack Daniels, penguins, and white tigers. If you show me a picture of Manu Bennett I will swoon, and I’m fairly certain that the size of my pen collection may be an indication of some sort of pen-hoarding problem.

I’m represented by Laura Bradford of The Bradford Literary Agency.

STARTING BID: $10

TURNAROUND TIME allow two weeks for query critiques + 1st chapters, four weeks for partials, and six weeks for full critiques. Donors will discuss turnaround times with winners. All winning bids are guaranteed. Should some unforeseen event happen, money will be returned to winner or the winner may choose to have Brenda Drake provide the critique.

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