Win a critique of the first 1,000 words of your opening chapter.
The winning entry will be posted along with my critique for a week, and be available for comments from other readers of Grammar Yammer. (Winner will have a code name to preserve anonymity.)
To enter the contest, you must be a Follower of Grammar Yammer by August 11, 2012.
You will then have from August 1-11 (but not before) to send me your 1,000-word entry.
The winner's name will be drawn at random and announced on August 31. Winner's entry and my critique will be posted in September.
Entry details in July.
CONTESTS will be held quarterly for old and new Followers.
NEW INFORMATION POSTED EVERY SATURDAY
Bread crumbs to entice you . . .
The critique will comment on content such as—
#1 – an opening hook
#2 – scene setting
#3 – characterization
#4 – dialogue
#5 – scene flow
#6 - conflict and tension
. . . follow the trail to the entry date on August 1, 2012.
ON SATURDAY, JULY 7, INSTRUCTIONS FOR ENTERING THE CONTEST WILL BE POSTED.