Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Go....Stop!

I don't know if you've seen this post about the main reasons agents, and editors, often stop reading. It made me look at my manuscript in a whole new way.

Add to that the posts Kristin Nelson is doing  about why she will pass even if the writing is good and  you've got a great little great little checklist for revisions.

Pacing seems to be a big one.  I highly recommend you read these articles in depth. You'll be glad you did.

11 comments:

  1. Thanks for the links. I'm reading the posts...

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  2. Thanks for the recommendations! :) Will definitely check them out.

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  3. And it all leads to pacing the floor while trying to figure out how to nail it. :0)

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  4. Pacing is huge! Usually I need help with my betas on this one. Thanks for the link, Sara!

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  5. This post is great and made me curious about the article and post your referenced and linked. Definitely checking them out. Thanks for sharing!
    ~Jess

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  6. Kristen Nelson's blog is a great resource! We're lucky to frequently have her at our conference (though it's been a couple years now) since we're both in Colorado. I'll check these out, thanks!

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  7. Pacing, definitely. Though that often has to do with voice, too...

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