Pitmad About You

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So I got a bunch of ♥️s for my Pitmad pitches Thursday. For those not familiar with it*, Pitmad is a Twitter writers contest held 4 times a year.** And if an agent or editor ♥️s your pitch, you get to query them and send a partial or a full of your manuscript, sometimes with a synopsis. And I was THRILLED, until I realized, I’ve never queried this before. I don’t have a blurb for my query. Basically, what I have for my query is “Dear (insert name of editor or agent here)” and “Thanks for your consideration.” I don’t have a synopsis yet. I’m going to spend the next three days writing them, and there’s a chance they’ll still be dreadful and about as interesting as a shopping list.

*Those 3 non-writers who follow me

**This is also true for those familiar with it.

One thought on “Pitmad About You

  1. Wellllll, I guess you expand on the pitch–dress it up a tad–that got you all those hearts. At least, you don’t have to read 20 interviews to find a “reason I’m querying you.” You have a reason. Synopsis, though, that can be tough. Do many/any require a synopsis??? Good luck!

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