help and hashtags

Any user guide features a help section. For writers on Twitter, below is a handy hashtag list.

Posts by Agents/Editors:

#MSWL – Manuscript Wish List. Agents/Editors describe the age groups, genres, and specific plots they are interested in.

#AskAgent – Agents answer questions during a Q&A session.

#AskEditor – Editors answer questions during a Q&A session.

#TenQueries – Agents give a vague description of ten queries in their inbox along with whether the query was a pass or request.

Contests:

#PitchWars – Pitch Wars is an annual contest pairing mentors with mentees. Submission window for writers in Aug. (Related hashtags: #pwteaser/#pwteasers, #pitchwarsgames, #PWPoePrompts)

#PitMad – Pit Mad is a pitch party where writers with completed manuscripts pitch a tweet, held three times a year. Likes only for agents/editors.

#AuthorMentorMatch – Author Mentor Match is an annual contest pairing mentors with mentees. Submission window for writers in Oct. (Related hashtags: #AMMFam, #AMMParty, #AMMConnect)

#QueryKombat – Query Kombat is an annual query contest. Submission window in May.

#NOQS – Nightmare on Query Street is an annual query contest. Submission window in Oct.

#SunvsSnow – Sun verses Snow  is an annual query contest. Submission window in Jan.

#PBParty – Picture Book Party is an annual query contest for picture books or chapter books only. Submission window in March.

#NaNoWriMo – National Novel Writing Month is held in Nov, with the goal of finishing the first draft of a novel in one month.

#CampNaNoWriMo – Camp National Novel Writing Month is held in July.

Writing Groups:

#owlwriters – Late night writers.

#5amwritersclub – For early risers.

#turtlewriters – Community for slow writers.

#iwsg – Insecure Writers Support Group (Related hashtag: #iwsgpit)

Weekly Games:

#Tuesline – One line from your work on Tue.

#1linewed – One line from your work on Wed.

#Thurds – One line from your work on Thu.

#ThursdayAesthetic – Post an aesthetic of your work based on a weekly theme.

#FollowFriday – Suggest fellow writers for others to follow.

#SlapDashSat – Freeform writing.

#SunScribbles – One line from your work on Sun related to a weekly theme.

#vss or #vss365 – Daily Very Short Story.

Monthly Games:

#authorconfession

#sensationalwip

#themerrywriter

#wipjoy

#wiptunes

#writerlywipchat

#writerstable

#writingcommunity

Chats:

#Chance2Connect – Meets 2nd Tue of the month at 9pm EST.

#darklitchat – Meets 3rd Tue of the month at 8pm EST.

#kidlitchat – Tue at 9pm EST.

#JustAddTea – Sun at 12pm EST.

#HappyWritingChat – Sun at 1pm EST.

#litchat – Mon at 4pm EST.

#MGBookChat – Mon at 9pm EST.

#mglitchat – Thu at 9pm EST.

#RWchat – Romance Writer Chat, meets Sun at 7pm EST.

#StoryCrafter – Sun at 3pm EST.

#StoryDam – Thu at 8pm EST.

#StorySocial – Wed at 9pm EST.

#wipchat – Tue at 9pm EST.

#WritersLifeChat – Tue at 8pm EST.

#WritersPatch – Sun at 11am EST.

#WriteStuff – Tue at 9pm EST.

Connections:

#CPmatch – Critique partner match-up.

#betashub – Search for beta readers.

General:

#amwriting

#amediting

#amreading

#amresearching

#amrevising

#amquerying

#pubtip

#querytip

#writers

#writingtip

#writingprompt

#writingsprint

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