The Waiting Game

K Callard

If there’s one thing writers know about, it’s waiting. Waiting on feedback from critique partners, waiting on submissions to agents and editors, and even waiting for a book to come out. So today I thought I’d post about ten constructive things you can do while you’re waiting.

1. Relax – That’s right, take a deep breath, pat yourself on the back for your accomplishments, and enjoy a piece of chocolate (or whatever your reward of choice is). Then…

2. Network – You should probably be doing this already, but if not, get active on social media, start up a blog or a website (or both), go to author events, conferences, meet-ups, leave comments on the blogs you follow, make friends, do guest posts on other people’s blogs, participate in list-serves, etc. Basically, get yourself out there (in person and/or virtually).

3. Read, read, read – Books in your genre/age category…

View original post 352 more words

0 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

We Will Be Heroes

Check out this post on Amino: #review #Fanfiction #recommendation #Pokemon #RWBY

© 2016 by Jonathan Thompson. Proudly created with

  • facebook-square
  • Flickr Black Square
  • Twitter Square
  • Pinterest Black Square