My first writer’s conference… or how I walked into my first agent pitch with a tear in the back of my dress.
By Mayra Cuevas
My first writer’s conference… or how I walked into my first agent pitch with a tear in the back of my dress
My story begins about a month before the Georgia Romance Writer’s Moonlight and Magnolias Conference.
As part of the event you had the choice to meet with editors and agents to pitch your story. I was skeptical at first, because I didn’t have a finished manuscript but a friend told me some writers send in their manuscripts six months or even a year after they pitched it, so I decided to go for it.
I googled every name on the list until I had read everything there was ever published about them online. Finally I picked two fabulous lady agents who were looking for YA books. Read more