Prepare a 2 to 3-minute succinct platform of your work. (For a good
description of what a “platform” is, read Sarie Morrell’s article
she developed for CREEPERS, a novel by her father,
Practice your pitch to include the salient points—definitive type or
sub-genre of mystery; what sets your manuscript apart from others in
this category; etc. Make your platform “slick and quick.”
Be prepared to list any previously published work if asked. Read more....