"One Hundred"


Alright writers, are you ready?



Let's do this thing. {Non-writers, go HERE to enter the giveaway!}

Based on the photo below, you must write an excerpt. Here are the requirements...

1) Genre is your choice, must be between 300-500 words.
2) Must contain the number 100/one hundred/a hundred/hundredth/etc...
3) Must be posted on a blog (borrow one if you don't have your own).
4) The direct link must be posted in the comments of THIS POST no later than 11:59pm on Friday February first (2-1-13), Mountain Time.

PLEASE DO NOT COMMENT HERE UNLESS YOU ARE POSTING YOUR EXCERPT.

Now... what's the prize, you ask?

CRITIQUES!!!

I have some amazingly talented writers who have volunteered their expertise ALL FOR YOU!

(Seriously, you guys. I want to enter my own contest. it's THAT awesome.)

Each of these lovely ladies will choose their favorite entry and give the corresponding critique. Make sure you go follow them on twitter and blogger and all that jazz!

Shawnette Nielsen, co-author of THE DREAMER (which you can enter to win in yesterday's post) is offering a FULL MANUSCRIPT CRITIQUE! (twitter, goodreads)

Kat Ellis, beautiful British author who gives amazing tips on her blog, is offering a critique of your FIRST THREE CHAPTERS! (twitter, blog)

Amber Mauldin, Christian, wife, mother, writer (after my own heart, y'all) is offering a critique of your FIRST SIX CHAPTERS, up to 100 pages! (twitter, blog)

And Dahlia Adler, the ever amazing copy-editor and founding YAMisfit, has offered a QUERY CRITIQUE! (twitter, website)

You guys... if you don't enter, I will.

You have until FRIDAY. I'll announce the winners on Monday...
(maybe Tuesday... it'll depend on these gals).

Are you ready for your prompt?

source, author
GOOD LUCK!

-DC

WAIT THERE'S MORE!!!!

BONUS PRIZE!!!
The awesome Leigh Bardugo has offered some Grisha buttons to give away! So, when all is said and done, I'll use Random.org to choose ONE lucky winner between the two events, and that person will get the ebook of SHADOW AND BONE (if they don't have it already) as well as Leigh's Grisha buttons. WOOO!

1 comment

  1. http://captivatingstraywords.blogspot.com/

    It's the last entry posted. :)

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