How I Got My Agent (featuring DVpit)

The short: I'm now represented by Zabé Ellor of The Jennifer De Chiara Literary Agency!!! The long version... Around October 8, I was really anxious about Pitch Wars results. Like. I didn't want to get in. I kept thinking, "Oh god oh god oh god, I'm so burnt out! I just wanna query! I wanna participate in … Continue reading How I Got My Agent (featuring DVpit)

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DVpit and the Importance of Community

Writing is a solitary profession, which might be preferable if you're an introvert like me. But if you want to be a traditionally published author, you have to get along with others: your agent, editor, and other writers. For a while, I felt that most writers in online communities were in it for themselves, maybe … Continue reading DVpit and the Importance of Community

The Epic World of Starrs by Adelle Yeung

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Fifteen-year-old Michelle saves the world on a daily basis…with her trusty video game controller, of course! Naturally, she jumps at the chance to play an experimental virtual reality game.

The beautiful fantasy world of Starrs? Check. The power to mold matter? Check. No reset button? Wait, she didn’t sign up for this!

Turns out Starrs is really real, and to make matters worse, Michelle’s interference awakens the Cycle of the Six Moons, a series of devastating trials that will devour the universe.

Fighting the apocalypse was way easier when danger stayed on the other side of the screen, but Michelle finds a secret weapon in her new-found powers. She uses them to rescue the crown prince of a powerful magic kingdom from their sworn enemies, a technologically-advanced cult that strives to eradicate magical blood.

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