Project REUTSway Challenge #3: Fairy Tales from Hell

Challenge #3: Fairy Tales from Hell Dates: 11/17 – 11/23 Submission Deadline: 11/21 at 11:59pm EST Due to technical difficulties, the VIP Alert did not send this week, and the Challenge 3 Submission Deadline has been extended to 11/22 at 9:00am EST. Category: YA / NA Story Basis: Any “classic” fairy tale (Grimm Brothers, Hans Christen […]

Project REUTSway Challenge #2: The Ugly Dead – Introducing, this week’s TOP LOOKS!

Thank you to all who participated in the second challenge of Project REUTSway 2013! With your help, we managed to hit 400,000 words in less than 14 days and effectively, collectively DESTROY NaNoWriMo’s word count requirement. BUT WAIT. We’re not going to stop there, oh no. We’re going to keep RIGHT ON running with all of this fabulous creativity, […]

Marketing Monday: Tumblr Toward a Bigger Readership

Dear REUTS fans, Due to the epic and FABULOUS craziness that is Project REUTSway (and also Pitch Wars, which I am mentoring next month), I must admit that I completely lost track of this week’s original Marketing Monday post. (Feel free to mock me via all social media platforms. Seriously. I deserve it.) In lieu […]

Project REUTSway – Challenge #2: The Ugly Dead

Challenge #2 Theme: The Ugly Dead Dates: 11/10 – 11/16 Submission Deadline: 11/14 at 11:59pm EST Category: YA or NA only please, no MG or Adult Story Basis: Any “classic” fairy tale (Grimm Brothers, Hans Christen Andersen, Disney, etc.) Genre(s): Paranormal / Contemporary / Historical / Humor / Romance / Any combination thereof Theme of the […]

Project REUTSway Challenge #1 – Bloody Ever After: Introducing, this Week’s TOP LOOKS!

Posted by on Nov 9, 2013 in Nano, Project REUTSway, REUTS | 2 Comments

Thank you to all who participated in the first challenge of Project REUTSway 2013! With your help, we managed to hit 50,000 words in less than three days and collectively “win” NaNoWriMo. BUT WAIT. We’re not going to stop there, oh no. We’re going to keep RIGHT ON running with all of this fabulous creativity, […]

Project REUTSway – Challenge #1: Bloody Ever After

Challenge #1 Theme: Bloody Ever After Dates: 11/3 – 11/9 Challenge #1 Submission Deadline: 11/7 at 11:59pm EST Plot Basis: Any classic fairy tale, as explained in the original Project REUTSway competition post Category: YA / NA Genre(s): Paranormal / Contemporary / Historical / Open Theme of the Week: Anything relating to Vampires, Revenants, Chupacabras, Cannibals […]

Marketing Monday: What’s in a Name?

If you agree with Juliet Capulet, that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet (or define a rose just as well), consider the following: Fake client #1: An author named Chester McGrubber writes an erotica novel called HORNY. He wants to market his book to women ages 35-50, because he feels that […]

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Posted by on Oct 25, 2013 in Project REUTSway, REUTS | 6 Comments

Welcome to the Most Fabulous Writing Competition of the Season REUTS is participating in NaNoWriMo 2013 – but in typical REUTS “fashion”, we’re going to turn this writing trend around, and make it a collaborative process. Which means, WE WANT YOU, and your fabulous talents! Our goal for this year’s NaNoWriMo is to go above […]