Last year's Lone Star Writing Competition resulted in 32 requests from editors and/or agents for manuscripts.
That's right. Final judges or agents and editors. So even if you don't win the category you enter, you may get a request from a publishing professional for your full manuscript. Now that's a great writing contest.
- Sponsor Northwest Houston RWA # 27
- Fee $25.00
- Deadline: June 5, 2016 at midnight CDT
- Eligibility: Published and Unpublished
- Entry: 1st 5,000 words of manuscript. Electronic entries only
- Giving away two $50.00 Amazon gift cards
- 1st drawing from the entries that did not make the finals
- 2nd drawing from the entries who made finals
- Contemporary Romance
- Historical/Regency Romance
- Fantasy, Futuristic and Paranormal Romance
- Inspirational Romance
- Romantic Suspense/Intrigue
- Young Adult-New Adult
- Single Title
- Novella length is allowed in all categories except Single Title.
Visit Northwest Houston Chapter #27 of Romance Writers of America or email Ruth Kenjura: nwh.lonestarcontest at gmail.com.
Be brave. Enter your manuscript today. Someone will win, and it just may be you.