Monday, February 24, 2014

Writer Recharge: Update #3

Writer Recharge is a month-long motivational challenge to get you through the dreary February days with a little (or a lot!) of progress on your current WIP. For many of us, a little accountability goes a long way. Join in by posting your progress every Monday and linking it here, and don't forget to join in on Twitter with #WriterRecharge! Your hosts and cheerleaders: Katy UppermanAlison MillerElodie Nowodazkij, Sara Biren, and me. Learn more here.


Wow! Can you believe it's almost the end of February already? I guess it's a good thing. We've finally had a few beautiful days here, so I'm not complaining.

I've made a lot of progress this week, and I'm officially on submission because of it! I rewarded myself with this baby (and a bottle of wine):


Here's where I am on my goals for the month:

  • Revise my query letter.
  • Read through my post-beta-edits draft.
  • Make any necessary changes.
  • Revise my synopsis.
  • Revise my query letter again.
  • And if all that gets done...
  • Query!
  • And start outlining book two, because Lord knows it's going to take some time.

Adding a manuscript critique to that for this week--one that I'm terribly excited about :)

How are you doing on your goals?


10 comments:

  1. Again, CONGRATS, Liz :-)))) And crossing my fingers for you!

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  2. Well done, Liz!! And all the best with querying--I hope you get a lot of positive feedback. :)

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  3. You've done so awesome with your goals this month, Liz! Best wishes as you query. Here's hoping for good news very soon!

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  4. How awesome is that? You completed your goals! Good luck on submission with agents. A very exciting time! You're already doing the best possible next step--working on another project while you wait. :)

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  5. Wow, huge congratulations! YOU DID IT! All the confetti for making your goals and getting your work out there. And fingers crossed now that you've entered Fight Club territory. :-)

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  6. Yay! Well done for getting your novel queried. Hope someone snaps you up immediately!

    And that chocolate frog is so much better than the ones I used to get in shops!

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  7. Excellent news! Crossing fingers and toes! good luck this week!

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  8. Nice! It's so cool that your to-do list has so many things crossed off. Best of luck with the querying!

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  9. Good job!! That's huge! Congrats. You deserve all the celebrations! :)

    http://valialind.blogspot.com/2014/02/writerrecharge-update-30.html

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  10. YAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! How exciting (and nail-biting) to be on submission! Good luck! I'm sending many positive vibes your way!

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