Well, I went to the ABNA site. Looked under my genre. Looked a second and a third time. Even Ctrl + F to find my name. No luck. No second round for this author today. I'm not overly surprised. I didn't give them the best pitch in the world and who knows what they were [...]


This is not the Swedish pop band from the early 70's. ABNA is the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award. This is the contest I entered on Sunday. It's put on through CreateSpace which is a site I suggest for any downtrodden writers thinking about self-publishing. If you don't have an account, they're free and you can [...]