A synopsis is an essential item to pitch your novel to publishers, agents, and editors. It’s also one of the hardest things to do – fitting your entire 100k word novel into one to two pages feels like an impossible task.
In July, I achieved one of my writing life goals by signing with Paul Stevens at Donald Maass Literary Agency. Since then I’ve had a lot of questions from friends and aspiring writers about how to get a literary agent. When you don’t have an agent, getting one seems like the holy grail of writing,…