This pressure of expectation brings some to their knees before they even finish the first draft. I too torment myself with these thoughts for a long time and am not immune to them even today. Those who actually finish the first draft are a giant leap ahead of many many others. They have something to work with. You ne a certain amount of text that you can it and revise. You can t make a blank sheet of paper better but you can make a miocre draft text When is the right time to show someone your design.
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Or to contact an agency or a publisher I would revise my first draft at least once or twice and only when I feel the plot and character development are right and I can t add anything more myself would I go out with it. What I Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands Email List would absolutely advise against is sending out a draft in the initial euphoria that is not yet ready to be present. So if you have the feeling that a few things aren t right and you re not 100 satisfi with them it s better to try again. What some authors do They send the first draft to agents or publishers but then emails with manuscript updates afterwards because they remember that something had to be chang.
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Agencies and publishers will not take these updates into account and unfortunately it is not welcom at all. I know myself what it s like when you get impatient because you ve been working on this story for a long time and finally DV Leads want to get out with it. But you re doing yourself and the book a disservice by sending it out ahead of its time. Many writers are fac with the decision publishing house or self publishing Why did you choose the publishing route I didn t even consider publishing at the time.