Who we are Hi everyone, it's Ava and Rachel, aka Avachel, aka your California Gothic dream team, and this year we're mentoring Pitch Wars! Pitch Wars is a mentoring program where published/agented authors, editors, or industry interns choose one writer each to spend three months revising their manuscript. It ends in February with an agent… Continue reading Our Pitch Wars wishlist!
[Content warning for this post: antisemitism, genocide] I just got back from a four-day trip to Budapest, Hungary. It's a breathtakingly beautiful city with a fascinating history, and it (as well as Hungary as a whole) serves as the backdrop for my debut novel, The Wolf & the Woodsman. It was incredibly meaningful to visit… Continue reading On Budapest, and the politics of fantasy writing
I'm beyond thrilled to be able to say it: I'm going to be a published author! This has been my dream for pretty much as long as I can remember, and in 2021, I'll be able to walk into Barnes & Noble and see my book on the shelves. It's an indescribable feeling. I owe… Continue reading My book is going to be published!