The dreaded query letter. It makes my entire being cringe, both when I am writing one, and when I am reading some.
Personally, I’ve spent days writing queries. 654 more words
I tend to think of pitches in what I call the four Cs: character; catalyst; conflict, and the catch. I tend to treat each part as its own mini-paragraph (remember what I said about breaking things into small bits of two to three sentences? 374 more words
Bootcamp course complete!
I just submitted my query letter, synopsis, and the first nine pages of my novel to my assigned agent. The synopsis, which continues to challenge me, was not finished, but I’m a lot further along then I was at the beginning of the course. 78 more words