I haven't abandoned you I swear. this month has been a little hectic and I'm judging for a contest and the deadline is drawing near. That being said I'm also entering another one. Just to torture myself.
It's my chapter's contest, Central Florida romance Writers. Good news they've extended the submission deadline to March 22nd.
The Central Florida Romance Writers is pleased to announce its Touch of
Magic Contest, open to all unpublished RWA members
Fees: CFRW Members, $30 Non-Members, $35
Electronic: subtract $5: CFRW members, $25 non-members, $30
Fee includes return postage.
Finalists will have a chance to revise before entries are sent to editors.
Receipt Deadline: March 22, 2009
Enter: Up to the first 25 pages of your manuscript (prologue included in
page count), plus a synopsis (not judged, 3 double-spaced pages, max).
Single Title Contemporary
Novel with Strong Romantic Elements.
Judges: experienced/certified, published
Final round judges:
Series Contemporary, Gail Chasan, Silhouette Special Edition
Paranormal, Allison Brandau, The Berkley Publishing Group
Historical, Helen Rosburg, Medallion Press
Single Title, Danielle Poiesz, Pocket Books
NSRE, Esi Sogah, Avon/HarperCollins
Top prize: Touch of Magic award, certificate, announced in RWR.
For more information, entry form and rules, visit the CFRW website at
or send an SASE to:
Touch of Magic, c/o Lorena Streeter
4758 Sturbridge Cir
Orlando, FL 32812