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Rejected

It never feels good to be rejected.

I just received a rejection letter in the mail from an agent I had queried about taking on my fantasy novel. 702 more words

Disappointment

An Ode to Editors

Where would writers be without our beloved editors? I’m a writer, not an editor. That may become more apparent to you as you read this post further. 306 more words

Editors

What I learned from Day 2 of the RNA Conference 2014

Following on from my post last week when I had only just returned, bleary-eyed, from the Romantic Novelists’ Association annual conference, I wanted to share some highlights from day 2 with you this week. 923 more words

Writing

"Real" Dialogue

Good dialogue in novels is not real dialogue, which is often very boring, containing as it does a lot of batting about of unimportant information between the two parties. 243 more words

Advice For Writers

The Geekend Update: 7/18/14

Weekends are meant strictly for gaming; at least that’s what we think. Here is where you can find out all of our crazy plans for the upcoming weekend! 

Featured

How Much Are You Worth?

When you ask an editor how much they charge, you might get a mumbled response. This isn’t because they have a mouth full of peanut butter (though, they might) or the mention of remuneration causes them to have a mild stroke (though, this is possible); it is difficult to price a job without assessing the work (the size and scope and level) deadline, current workload, and the all-important budget. 209 more words

Authors

The devil wears Prada

From  vendula schonfeldova

Title:  The devil wears Prada

Author:  Lauren Weisberger

A young Andrea becomes an assistant to Miranda (amazingly successful editor of a magazine). Andrea gets tested each and every day. 83 more words

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