The cursor is flashing before my eyes. The words are on the tip of my tongue. Now type, Julie, type.
But I am frozen with...fear? No, nerves...yes, that is it. My nerves are tingly. I am trying something new and I am anxious to succeed. I am not sure where to start, but the logical place seems to be here, in my desk chair.
Ok, I am being overly dramatic! But I am nervous about writing and submitting my first query. Will my hook be catchy enough, will my clips be sufficient, can I make good on the deal (if and when it is offered)? Can I handle the rejection?
Of course I can. I am a writer and this is what writers do. I am ready to push it up a notch.
So here it goes...