A New Twitter Pitch Event . . . #DVpit by Agent Beth Phelan of The Bent Agency

We are excited to have a guest post today by Beth Phelan of The Bent Agency. She is an amazing agent trying to make a difference!

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I am really honored to write this post on Brenda’s blog today. Her contests have brought huge success to many authors […]

Pitch Madness 2016 . . . Formatting and Submission Rules

Get ready to race!


The submission window for Pitch Madness is this Friday, February 26th, and will be open for 24 hours (12:01AM EST to MIDNIGHT EST). There will be no limit to the number of submissions. Everyone who submits during the window will make it into the contest. You […]

Pitch Madness 2016 . . . Introducing Round 1 Readers!

Pitch Madness Mario Kart Edition

For those who don’t know about Pitch Madness, click here for THE OFFICIAL RULES.

The Pitch Madness submission window will be open from 12:01 AM EST on February 26 until 11:59PM EST! There is no limit of how many entries will be accepted. Please note: All entries sent […]

The Writer’s Voice Agent Round Begins!

Welcome to Team Coffeehouse for The Writer’s Voice. It’s been a few weeks of revisions with our team and we couldn’t be more proud of their hard work. Joining Brenda Drake and myself, Nikki Roberti, to coach the team was the amazing Kimberly P. Chase. Since you already know about Brenda and I, go […]

Get Pumped for The Writer’s Voice 2015

We’re so excited to be a part of “The Writer’s Voice” this year! Brenda, Kimberly Chase and I will be joining forces as a coaching team and are so excited to read your manuscripts!

For those who aren’t familiar with “The Writer’s Voice,” it’s is a multi-blog, multi-agent contest hosted by Brenda Drake, Mónica […]

How to Craft a Book Pitch with Nikki Roberti

Whether you’ve been involved in a pitch contest like Pitch Wars and #PitMad, or you’ve been knee deep in the query trenches with your shiny, polished manuscript– you’re familiar with the importance of “the pitch.” It’s something a lot of us writers struggle with after we’ve spent so long writing many words on a […]