I’ve recently been thinking about what I do as a hobby – hobbies, actually. I write and also play music. I get great joy out of these past-times and have finished numerous projects, but recently I have realised a crucial point. 366 more words
Rejection and Kittens
Sadly this post isn’t some angsty novel about a weird romance; it really is about rejection and kittens.
First off, I had fully intended to write about five query letters a week when I first put up my query letter progress bar on the website. 1,234 more words
Other than an offer of representation, the sweetest words an author can hear in this maddening query process are “I’d love to see a rewrite.” They came to me unexpectedly, only a week after I had sent a full MS to a literary agent I had queried the week before. 393 more words