Tuesday, May 28, 2013

"The Writer's Voice" Wrap-Up!!

**WARNING!! This post will have an overabundance of exclamation points!!**

This year's TWV was even more fabulous than I expected!

I cannot say enough how proud I am of every member on Team Cupid '13!! (You guys are awesome!!!)

They worked together and with me really well and their entries were completely fabulous!!! I'm expecting some great news from them over the next while. :)

Here is a summary of the votes:

Team Cupid #1 - DAGGER ISLAND  - 7 VOTES!!!!

Team Cupid #2 - CHICK MAGNET  - 3 VOTES!!!!

Team Cupid #3 - TWELVE STEPS  - 1 VOTE!!!!

Team Cupid #4 - GONE MISSING GIRL - 4 VOTES!!!!

Team Cupid #6 - WE ARE OPPORTUNITY - 5 VOTES!!!!

Team Cupid #7 - NO REST FOR THE WANTED - 3 VOTES!!!!

Team Cupid #8 - BROTHERLY LOVE - 2 VOTES!!!!

Team Cupid #9 - MAD WORLD - 3 VOTES!!!!

Total: 28 votes!!!! --Plus a bunch of ninja requests (revealed below) afterward!! Yay!

Woohooo!!!! We got second place!!!! A big congrats to Team Krista on grabbing first!

And another big congrats to Team Monica and Team Brenda for all the fab requests!!!!

Of course, I am so grateful to the agents who participated, including the surprise ninjas!!! And I am so grateful to the other coaches for all they've done and for all the readers/commenters!! You guys rock!

And of course I'm grateful for Team Cupid '13 and '12!

Special thanks to Sarah L. Blair for helping me comment during the blogfest and for the cheerleading and fab canons!

Also, special thanks to Marieke Nijkamp for helping me get some posts up when I was out of town!

And (one more I promise) more big thanks to Kimberly Chase for help with the sign ups!


Now don't forget the Ninja IDENTITIES!!

Your Friendly Neighborhood Ninja is: Carrie Pestritto of the Prospect Agency!


And now, the long awaited honorable mentions!!!! 

Tip Top Honorable Mention: #80 (Loved the writing/voice!)

Top Honorable Mentions: #3, #14, #20, #46, #55, #137

Other Honorable Mentions: #16, #17, #22, #31, #49, #58, #66, #71, #83, #95, #96, #104, #111, #124, #127, #130

(Ones I loved and lost to other coaches: #88, #134)

*These #s are from this post here.

Btw, I know there were a few others I didn't write down but would have loved to read! For one reason or another, I just didn't know if they'd do well in today's market.



  1. Congrats! <3 I know I´ll be on the lookout for good news for all those stories!

  2. Congrats to everyone on Team Cupid! I know good things are coming! Thank you, Cupid!

  3. Congrats to everyone! But espacially Team Cupid!!!

  4. Congrats Team Cupid on all your amazing requests!! Best of luck to you!! And thanks, Cupid, for the honorable mention ~ :)

  5. Congratulations! Even though I didn't participate this contest was a lot of fun to watch! All the entries were so impressive!

  6. Congrats to all the writers and teams. Thanks for the HM. :)

  7. Yes! Congrats all around! And thank you Cupid! This was AMAZING!!!

  8. Seems as though something good is going on over here.

  9. Good Work everyone!! Another amazing adventure and Success!!!! Congratulations to the writers and Cupid's guiding wings. :)

  10. I don't know how I missed this post but THANK YOU for the Honorable Mention!!! *hugs* and <3