#CanLitPit Returns with a New 240-Character Limit
It’s back! #CanLitPit (Canadian Literature Pitch) returns on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, from 10 am to 10 pm EST. And, for the first time ever, Canadian writers will be able to pitch their unpublished and edited manuscript in 240 characters!
With the recent increase in Twitter’s character limit, we have decided to forgo the usual 140-character limit that we know many writers found challenging to work within. Doubling the character limit means writers will be able to craft more engaging pitches with the possibility of catching the attention of one or more of Canada’s top independent publishers.
Last July, #CanLitPit was once again one of the top trends on Twitter with a reach of 800,000 people and over 1 million impressions. Following the event, Allie Chenoweth, Second Story Press’ Marketing & Promotions Coordinator, said that “as an indie publisher, #CanLitPit