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Tuesday, 21 January 2014  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

MENTOR: Elizabeth Penney MENTEE: Heidi Timmons TITLE: WISHING GLASS CATEGORY/GENRE: Women’s Fiction with Romantic and Magical Elements WORD COUNT: 91,000   PITCH: In the spirit of A Christmas Carol and...

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Tuesday, 21 January 2014  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

MENTOR: Sarah Henning MENTEE: Dan Malossi TITLE: THE FISHERMAN CATEGORY/GENRE: Adult Psychological Thriller WORD COUNT: 91,000   PITCH: Jude Fisher’s love is the kiss of death. Ever since his parents’...

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Tuesday, 21 January 2014  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

MENTOR: Mina Vaughn MENTEE: K. A. Reynolds TITLE: THE DRAGONFLY BRIDGE CATEGORY/GENRE: Literary Fantasy WORD COUNT: 83,000   PITCH: Satoru traverses the past, the land of the dead, and the future searching for the woman at the...

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Tuesday, 21 January 2014  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

MENTOR: Julie Sondra Decker MENTEE: C.B. Whitney TITLE: QUEEN OF SHARDS CATEGORY/GENRE: Adult Urban Fantasy WORD COUNT: 95,000   PITCH: Ex-valkyrie Ingrid would rather wrestle a manticore than play bodyguard...

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Tuesday, 21 January 2014  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

MENTOR: Amy Reichert MENTEE: Kimberly Emerson TITLE: PERFECTLY ACCEPTABLE WOMAN GENRE: Contemporary Romance WORD COUNT: 93,000   PITCH: To save the charity she loves, Charlotte agrees to fake a relationship...

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An Interview with Pam van Hylckama Vlieg

Tuesday, 7 January 2014  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Hey, Rae’s back! Did you miss me? For those of you just tuning in, here’s my spiel: As writers, we all Google-stalk agents (and often editors). Come on, admit it,...

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Proxy Mentoring!

Friday, 3 January 2014  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Feeling blue about not getting accepted into PitchWars, but still want to edit your novel like nobody’s business? Well, good news! I (Rae) am posting all of my PitchWars ‘homework’...

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Pitch Wars … announcing the mentors!

Friday, 4 October 2013  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Pitch Wars seems forever away, but it will be here before you know it! What is Pitch Wars? Is it another contest? Oh, no, it’s so much better. Pitch Wars...

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Pitch Wars! … the winners

Monday, 28 January 2013  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

Pitch Wars and the #PitMad twitter party last week was such a success. I want to thank all the mentors for making this such a wonderful event. I’m so proud...

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After the War – Twitter Pitch Party is today!

Friday, 25 January 2013  |  Posted by Brenda Drake

For those of you who didn’t make it into Pitch Wars or just anyone who wants to pitch, there’s  a twitter pitch party on the hashtag #PitMad today, January 25,...

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