Tag Archives: Agents

What’s in a Name.

First, I must thank fellow author and friend Gale Leach for sharing this on the message board of the West Valley Writer’s Workshop. I learned a long time ago that a manuscript rejection means four things, the agent / editor … Continue reading

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Avondale Writers’ Conference

I wanted to share a write-up about the Avondale Writers’ Conference from Examiner.com. I will be giving a talk on using Point of View to enhance your writing. I am looking forward to attending some of the other workshops and mingling with … Continue reading

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Looking at The World of Literary Agents

I came across this piece by Michael Bourne, “A Right Fit”: Navigating the World of Literary Agents,” in my RSS feed from Nathan Bransford’s Blog. You may have read similar pieces that looked at the world literary agents operate in, but this one is … Continue reading

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Why I Have Given Up on Getting an Agent

“In my day all writers had agents, it’s how it was done and we liked it.” “Thank you angry old man on the porch, but this is a new day and a new way.” I used to spend my time … Continue reading

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10 Steps to Becoming a Self-Published Superstar

This blog entry came across my RSS feed from Anne R. Allen’s blog post on E-Books being the new query letter. It is an interesting read for any one interested in going the self-published route. Click on it here: 10 … Continue reading

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Weighing in on Self Publishing

Here is a post from agent Rachelle Gardner fresh from her blog. She is weighing in on the self publishing revolution. http://cba-ramblings.blogspot.com/2011/05/what-about-readers.html I don’t know about calling the recent rise in self publishing a revolution, I am sure it is … Continue reading

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Another Rejection Letter

I opened my email today and found the latest reply to my query letter for Undead Heart. It was a sorry not for us. I looked up the next agency on my list and sent a revised letter. I think … Continue reading

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