I have no idea what to say. My brain is numb. "You make it sound like you were there for a week!" Paul says of my 3 days at Love Is Murder. Maybe I'll have processed it all better by tomorrow.
The experience of pitching in person is terrifying.
And one of the best uses of time and money for a writer I can imagine.
In a letter or e-query you can't see the agent's face, can't see what she's really responding to, where you need to explain more, what's actually exciting her. And you can't ask follow-up questions.
I learned SO MUCH this weekend. And now I have a lot of work to do. Good night!