Last month, Harlequin offered to post critiques on their blog for any writer who sent them the first page of their manuscript. On a whim, I submitted the first page of a historical romance set in New York City in 1880 that I wrote the first draft of and then promptly abandoned.
They liked it! It's motivated me to dust it off and rework the rest of it. There might be gold in them thar hills.
If you'd like to read my first page and what the Harlequin editors said about it, here's the link: