Is being a winner or finalist a Golden Ticket to a publishing contract? It’s not a guarantee, but it attracts the attention of agents and editors. Since the contest opens to entries today, make sure your expectations are realistic and your entry is ready. Check out the links below.
Good luck! ~ Jillian
Golden Heart Guidelines: http://www.rwa.org/p/cm/ld/fid=536
Contests and Careers Series by Darynda Jones
Reasons for Entering by Jennie Lin, 2009 Golden Heart Winner:
Tips for Entering the Golden Heart:
From 2011 finalist, Clarissa Southwick
From 2011 finalist, Erin Knightley
Checklist from the Ruby-Slippered Sisterhood blog
What Are Your Experiences with Contests?
Future Posts in The Golden Heart Series:
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