In the previous post, I mentioned the Austin SCBWI writers’ conference. Here is an excellent blog (SCBWI Southwest Texas) from our chapter that gives a lot more information about the conference.
You have an idea for your story, you write it, and then you revise, revise, revise. You have your first or second draft. When is it time to start getting feedback? In the beginning, the middle, or when you’re done? Here is an excellent post on this topic: Ingrid’s Notes. Written by Ingrid Sundberg on her blog, she writes about the pros and cons of the timing of your feedback. Your choice in the end.
"The world always seems brighter when you've just made something that wasn't there before."
- Neil Gaiman