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How to KonMari Your Manuscript

How to KonMari Your Manuscript

Photo by Priscilla Du Preez on Unsplash. We KonMari’d our closets—now it’s time to Konmari our stories Marie Kondo has changed my life. Using her “spark joy” method, I cleaned out my closet, got rid of over half of my clothes, and have not looked back. Although it […]

Why didn’t we win? #RevPit editors provide answers

Why didn’t we win? #RevPit editors provide answers

Photo by Helloquence on Unsplash. It hurts so good. It does hurt. When we don’t win, our minds jet back through time and conjure every awful feeling we had when we weren’t picked in gym class. It’s a fact. But we all knew this had to happen to […]

What #RevPit editors expect from your first pages

What #RevPit editors expect from your first pages

Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash. Let’s kill some of those first darlings I don’t know about you, but I love my first pages. I love them so much I’ve read them just about 5 billion times. That said, it can be really hard to change those first […]