So you think you can pitch? It's time for aspiring writers everywhere to pitch to awesome literary agent Marie Lamba of the Jennifer DeChiara Literary Agency. The contest starts today, November 15th, and closes at midnight on the 16th. Just a reminder to those who haven't participated before, a Three-Two-One pitch contest goes like this:
THREE - Pitch your story in only three sentences. No run-ons!
TWO - Two days to enter: November 15th and 16th.
ONE - One agent, Marie Lamba, will judge and pick a winner.
This contest is open to unagented, completed and polished manuscripts in the genres of:
- Contemporary Fiction
- Women's Fiction
- Some memoir
Each contestant is allowed two entries.
To be eligible, you must:
- Follow this blog - go ahead and click "Join this Site" on the right if you haven't already
- Follow me on Twitter
- Spread the word! Tweet, Blog, or mention on Facebook about the contest linking back to this post
Entries should be formulated in the following manner, right here in the comments section:
- Your name
- Your email
- Title of your manuscript
- Word count
- Three-sentence pitch