Only a very small percentage of Idol wannabes packing the stadium seats actually get face time with judges. Sure, American Idol producers throw in a few crazies for entertainment purposes, but most of the people who meet Randy, Simon, Paula and Cara are fairly decent singers....just like writers who get requests for partials.
And what happens next on the road to Idolville/Authorship? Check in tomorrow, when I hope to continue this conversation.
CONTEST INFO: So now maybe I won't continue the conversation because Rachelle Gardner (agent) is holding a contest about this very freaking subject...visit her blog for info.