THE CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED!!!!!! Thanks for participating.
Update: If there is not fifty entries by Saturday, Sept 17, 12 noon central time and, if you have another entry you would like to submit, please do so.
This is it....
Here are the rules.
1) You have to follow my blog and Oasis for YA Learn more about the ladies from Oasis for YA here.
2) Place your entry of a first romantic meeting between two characters in the comment section below. Remember, it doesn't have to be a kiss, it can be anything: the first time they saw each other, first touch, first make-out session. No porn, though.
3) No more than 500 words AND, if you can do it in 250 words, you get and extra vote.
4) Only one entry per person.
5) Please include in your entry: email addy, genre, and title.
6) The contest will end midnight (central time) Saturday, Sept 17th or when we reach 50 entries.
7) Entries will be posted along with more information on Sunday, Sept 18th.
Prizes: 1st chapter/no more than 10 page critique from all the talented ladies from Oasis for YA. Each of these ladies will bring to the table their own experience from the publishing world. And this will give you an opportunity to see styles, voices, word choices, sentence structures with your own work not just examples.
And then of course, little ol' me.
Good luck to all. I can't wait to read them all.