Category: Writing Opportunities

Today’s Challenge: The First Meeting

Today’s Challenge: The Meet It’s the moment most readers wait for (well, one of the moments): when the hero and heroine first meet. Do they love or hate each other on sight? Is he her neighbor, her boss, her accountant? Because there are so many stories out there, think about how your “meet” will capture…

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Today’s Challenge Results: First Page feedback

Results of our First Page Challenge are in! Our team of editors randomly selected five of your first pages. Here are their critiques! We enjoyed reading these openings and hope you’ll keep going on your writing journeys. Thank you for submitting all your fabulous first pages! On Bended Knee by Lizzie Brooks Undercover With Her…

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Today’s Challenge: The First Page

Are you up for the challenge? From a great opening line to an intriguing character, snappy dialogue to an enticing setting, how will you get the editor to take notice, put down her coffee and clear her appointments for the rest of the day? Do you have what it takes to immediately captivate your readers…

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Challenge Yourself!

  The annual So You Think You Can Write conference is happening next week, September 14-18, and includes three of our ever popular writing challenges! Enter now for a chance to win editor feedback! Challenge One: The First Page Send your romance manuscript’s first page in by 10 am EST Monday, September 14 and you may…

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It’s time for another Writing Challenge!

It’s time for another #WritingChallenge! Keyboard at the ready, here we go… Your boss has called you into their office and has asked you to be their fake date for the weekend! You love your job, but your boss is always so uptight – even if they are your idea of the perfect partner! Will…

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Time for another #WritingChallenge!

Do you love enemies-to-lovers romances? (And let’s be honest here, how can you not?!) Then this weekend’s #WritingChallenge is going to be right up your street… We want to see that amazing moment when your character realizes they don’t hate the person who’s been getting under their skin…they’re falling for them instead! We can’t WAIT to see…

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We’ve got a right royal #WritingChallenge for you!

You guessed it – this weekend’s #WritingChallenge has a royal twist! Your #WritingChallenge, should you choose to accept it, is… Your royal hero and heroine have been betrothed since childhood, but they’ve never met. Now it’s their wedding day… what happens next? We can’t wait to be surprised and enthralled! Happy Writing! The SOLD Editors…

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Get ready for another #WritingChallenge!

Hurrah, it’s #WritingChallenge time again! This weekend’s #WritingChallenge is inspired by summertime – we’re in a vacation-y mood! Your hero and heroine are going to have a summer fling…but how (and where!) do they meet? Let your imagination run wild, and we can’t wait to read the entries next week! Happy Writing! The SOLD Editors…

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It’s #WritingChallenge time again!

The SOLD #WritingChallenge is back! This weekend’s creative challenge, should you choose to accept it, is… Give us your best ‘cute meet’ between your hero and heroine. The twist? One of them is a single parent! Have fun, enjoy, and we can’t wait to read them all on Monday! Happy Writing! The SOLD Editors x

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It’s Time For Another…Writing Challenge!

After yesterday’s amazing SYTYCW boot camp, we hope you’re ready to put all the fabulous tips and advice you learnt to the test in this week’s #WritingChallenge! Set up a forced-proximity romance! Over to you on all the delicious details – who, where, how & why! Enjoy, and we can’t wait to read them all on Monday!…

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