Pitch Wars Success Story with Christine Adler and her mentor, Jenni L. Walsh


We’re so excited whenever one of our mentees gets an agent offer or a publishing deal. Celebrating these successes is one of our favorite parts of the Pitch Wars process. We hope you can join us in congratulating Christine Adler and her mentor, Jenni L. Walsh. Christine signed with Ann Leslie Tuttle of […]

A Pitch Wars 2016 Success Interview with Sarah Van Goethem and her mentor, Jenni L. Walsh

Our favorite part of hosting pitch contests around here is hearing about successes. Today we celebrate Sarah Van Goethem and her Pitch Wars mentor Jenni L. Walsh! Sarah recently signed with Dorian Maffie of Kimberly Cameron and Associates, and we’re so over-the-moon excited for her. So please join me in congratulating Sarah and Jenni […]

Day 26 (Part 1): Pitch Wars Query & 1st Page Workshop with mentors, J.C. Nelson & Jenni L. Walsh

Welcome to our Query and 1st Page Workshop with some of our amazing Pitch Wars mentors. From a Rafflecopter lottery drawing, we selected writers to participate in our query and first page workshops. Each mentor has graciously critiqued a query or 500 word opening from our lucky winners. We’ll be posting four critiques per […]

Holiday Post and Giveaway with Pitch Wars Mentor, Jenni Walsh


I’m a hustler, baby. I just want you to know.

This month, Brenda’s blog is doing something special. The Pitch Wars mentors are sharing specials moments of the past year and what our hopes are for the new year.

Mine are about books and family. And more importantly, how books are helping me […]

Pitch Wars Team Interview with Sarah Van Goethem and her mentor, Jenni L. Walsh

Our mentors are editing, our mentees are revising, and we hope you’re making progress on your own manuscript! While we’re all working toward the Agent Showcase on November 3rd-9th, we hope you’ll take a moment during your writing breaks and get to know our 2016 Pitch Wars Teams.

And now, we have Team Bearcats […]