Thursday, May 17, 2012

A writing contest...

My blog has been woefully neglected like a lot of things lately, but I do hope to change all of that over the next couple of months... for starters - I'd like to share some information - Please check out the information on this writing contest!

2012 Heartbeat romance writing contest

HeartLa's 2012 contest is now open for entries!

Will your manuscript make an agent or editor's heart beat faster? Enter Heart of Louisiana's HeartBeat contest to find out!

Download our 2012 Heartbeat Contest Rules

Download our Entry Form and Waiver

Fee - $10 for all entrants
Deadline - July 13, 2012 via email (no paper entries accepted)
Eligibility – Unpublished authors or published authors not contracted for the entry
Entry – Query letter and first five pages of your unpublished romance novel
Categories – contemporary (long, short, single title), inspirational, historical, paranormal, erotic
Judges – Each entry will be read by at least one published author in the preliminary round
Final Judges – Published authors
Top Prize – To Be Announced