Category Archive: Writing

Special Guest Crit: Brigid Kemmerer

And now the rockingness that is Brigid Kemmerer offered a 5000 word critique via RANDOM DRAWING. This can be for any YA (all subgenres but sci-fi or historical). This drawing is closed. Please don’t… Continue reading

Special Guest Crit: Sara Megibow

My super amazing, fabulous, *bigsmile*ing agent, Sara Megibow, is offering a 1250 word critique plus a 30 minute phone consultation (!!!) via AUCTION for Crits for Water. THIS AUCTION IS CLOSED 🙂 About… Continue reading

Special Guest Crit: Kat Zhang

The superfab Kat Zhang is offering a 5000 word crit. THIS AUCTION IS CLOSED. 🙂 About Kat*: Kat Zhang spent most of her childhood traipsing through a world weaved from her favorite stories… Continue reading

This Week in Crits for Water: 06/05 to 06/11

So. You may have noticed, but last week we hit the goal: $5000. An entire village with water because of us. Because of our awesome. Your generosity. Talk about the power of the… Continue reading

Meghan Conrad Drawing Winner

is… JENNIFER BARBER I’ll be contacting you soon. Wahoo! Errybody else, thanks so much for your donations and keep your eyes forward. Be sure to check out the Jim McCarthy auction if you… Continue reading

Special Guest Crit: Jim McCarthy

Jim McCarthy of Dystel & Goderich Literary Management is offering a package critique: two chapters PLUS a query via AUCTION for Crits for Water. This auction is closed. 🙂 About Jim: Jim interned for… Continue reading

Susan Dennard Drawing Winner

is… JULIA WOOD I’ll be contacting you soon. (And by soon, I mean tomorrow. It’s bed time in Japan!) Wahoo! Errybody else, look for emails for your Kat-Crits as well!

Resolution Round-Up: May

May was a crazy busy month. Not only did Crits for Water pick up (like MAD. You guys are so great!), but I started exercising more often, visited Fukuoka twice, and work really… Continue reading

Special Guest Crit: Susan Dennard #2

The super fabulous Susan Dennard offered a 50 page critique of a YA or adult fantasy novel via RANDOM DRAWING. THIS DRAWING IS NOW CLOSED. Please don’t enter for it! About the Soozinator: Susan is a 27-year-old… Continue reading

This Week in Crits for Water: 5/29 to 6/04

Doods, we’re over $4500 with four more weeks to go. This is amazing. Excellent. I don’t have words to describe how totally rocktastic it is. So let’s keep the momentum going and reach… Continue reading