Month: November 2013

Writer’s Hollow: The Brilliant, and the Not-So-Brilliant.

Here I am, blogging as The Incubus at The Midnight Type about current happenings in our glorious publishing industry!

the midnight type

Good morning, you beautiful people. Looking around at publishing news of late, I noticed it was quite polarizing. It was either exciting and uplifting, or it was dismal. I’m here to deliver it to you, fresh, hot, and ready to devour.

We’ll start with something Brilliant:

#PitchWars is coming up. Yes, Pitch Wars. Exactly one week from today, unagented writers will have a chance to pitch mentors with their best work. Mentors—who are agented and/or published authors—will each pick one favorite to coach, polish, and prepare for the agent pitching event on January 22nd and 23rd. This is a great opportunity for unagented writers to get advice and critiques from authors who’ve been there, done that, and made it through the slush. And hey, you could even land an agent!

If you want details, check this out.

And now for something Not-So-Brilliant:

You may or may not have heard about…

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