Category Archives: Revision

What Went Wrong During PitMad?

Annicka/ December 11, 2017/ Blog, Books, Life Shenanigans, Pitch Party, Revision, Writer's Life/ 0 comments

I was going to participate, wasn’t I? But I didn’t. I didn’t get a single tweet out. Something held me back from setting up those scheduled tweets and I think it amounted to an internal voice saying, “You’re not quite ready. Don’t waste their time and yours.” Then around 12pm I decided, fuck it. I’m going to do PitMad right

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The Importance of Self-Care

Annicka/ September 30, 2017/ Blog, Critique, Editing, Query, Revision, Writing/ 0 comments

I’m a wreck today, guys ‘n gals. I’ve spent the past week living and breathing this manuscript, the plot summary, and Twitter pitches. Hell, I was less insane during Son of a Pitch and even then I was constantly pouring over these things. But this week has been the best/worst. Yes. The best/worst. I’ve combed through my manuscript, tightening lines,

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Son of a Pitch! The Revision Partie Deux

Annicka/ September 24, 2017/ Blog, Editing, Query, Revision, Writing/ 0 comments

Hi there! Time for that second post for revisions. I’m still seriously surprised it’s turned into three posts. At the same time, I’m kind of convinced this was the best idea I’ve had for revising anything. It’s coming along a lot better than usual and I don’t have the same urge to break things. 😀 Alright, so let’s look at

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Son of a Pitch! The Revision

Annicka/ September 23, 2017/ Blog, Editing, Query, Revision, Writing/ 0 comments

Alriiiiight time to dig into some revisions! I’m revising as I write this post so please, please feel free to comment at the end with anything you think might be helpful! That’s right– I’m just gonna dive into this and let you guys see my sobbing head-banging foul-mouthed ranting thought process in all its glory! I’m just gonna post the original summary and

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