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Follow up to: Writing Should Be Fun, or Why Evil Never Sleeps is On Hold

Hello!
So, back in January (the last time I posted, egads, I need to be more active on my own blog), I posted the following... post, which explained why I was putting Evil Never Sleeps on hold.
I had two options, pitch Evil Never Sleeps at PPWC as is, or get a solid first draft of Photos in Darkness pounded out in time to pitch that instead.
I ended up pitching Evil Never Sleeps to Alec Shane of Writer's House (a big, fancy New York agency). And...
HE WANTS TO SEE THE WHOLE EFFING THING!!!!!
I also participated in The Ultimate Pitchfest here in Colorado and pitched ENS to my dream agent, Michelle Johnson. She requested the first three chapters and a synopsis and told me, "It was a really good pitch." Yes, that is a direct quote.
Once again, don't get all dance-baby-dance-like-the-world-is-ending just yet. Both of these agents just want to take a peek. It doesn't mean representation (though I hope to heaven it does!)
I worked my butt on in May and half of June to …