Does anyone else get serious FOMO on #PitMad days? Deciding to sit the day out can sometimes be a difficult decision, especially if everyone in your circle is pitching something new and shiny. But the great news is—you don't have to sit idle! There are plenty of things you can do during #PitMad to distract that envious feeling and allow yourself to enjoy the day just as much as your pitching friends.
Writing a query letter sounds easy enough. You read some basic tutorials on how to assemble all the basic components, sit down to compose, and then your brain grinds gears and you spontaneously combust. Am I right? In all my time helping authors through this harrowing process, I have come to expect complaints and trouble [...]