The Revise & Resub (#RevPit) Annual Contest is open to completed, unpublished, fiction manuscripts ONLY. By entering, you have the chance to win 5 weeks of editing of your full manuscript. Your manuscript should be polished and beta-reader tested before submission. Only one submission per entrant.
Once you have your manuscript and query letter ready to go, you’ll come here and click the link to our Submittable page. Submittable does require writers to sign up for an account, but the account is free.
The link will become active on April 21st, 2018 at 9:00am EST and remain open until 11:59pm on April 22nd, 2018.
Step 1: Browse the participating editor bios and select your top TWO choices and ONE alternate.
Step 2: Fill in the blanks with your personal info and query letter. Make sure your query includes:
Step 3: Answer the following questions in the provided space:
Step 4: Attach the first five double-spaced pages (approximately 1250-1500 words) of your manuscript.
Step 5: Have a synopsis and additional pages ready in case an editor requests more! Requests for additional materials may be made as early as the first day of the submission window.
Step 6: SUBMIT!
For extra help on putting together an awesome pitch, check out our sample query.