Before Querying Your NaNoWriMo Book: Patrice Caldwell talks winning NaNoWriMo
Or: Making A List & Checking It Twice aka Tips for Not Querying & Instead Revising Your NaNoWriMo Novel
YOU. DID. IT.
You won NaNoWriMo! Maybe you’re so high off endorphins you can’t sleep. Maybe you haven’t showered for a week. But, you did it. And now your beautiful baby novel is ready to go out in the world, right?
For one thing, depending on what you wrote 50k might not be as complete of a novel as you think it is. And more importantly, no matter how perfect you think it is right now, it’s not ready to be submitted to agents.
DO NOT SUBMIT YOUR NOVEL.
Okay, now that we’ve got that cleared up (and you’ve slept and showered (don’t forget to eat, too!), let’s move on to what you are going to do. Of course, this is just my opinion, but since you’re here reading this post, I’m going to assume you’re looking for one.