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Querying Tips from the Alaska Writers' Guild Conference

Oh the bane of a writer’s existence, right? The process through which 95% of writers get an agent, yet how impossible it is to do so based on this all important one page. 858 more words


The Waiting Game - The Misery That is the Query Letter

My 10-Step Method For Tackling the Dreaded Query Letter

Having recently completed the final edits on a 104,000 word manuscript, I have now ventured into the murky waters of soliciting a literary agent, a difficult but necessary step in the process of finding a publisher. 917 more words


Episode 45 - Pitches, Queries and Quiddach Brooms

Deena Rae, Peter, & Janet are joined by Gina Whitney to talk pitch parties, writing queries and Peter’s delivery of his new Quiddach broom from Amazon. 19 more words


So, What Happened….?

By    D.M. Gutierrez

As promised last week, I have updates on several projects. So glad you came by to see what happened!

Pitch Wars

For an opportunity to find a mentor who would help me fashion a killer query and a snappy synopsis, I submitted my children’s fantasy middle grade book, … 590 more words

Writing A Novel

The Hunt for an Agent Continues!

My hunt for an agent continues! I just sent out another round of query letters. My fingers are crossed for positive responses! I’ll actually be happy with any response. 39 more words

An Interview with #LiteraryAgents Christina Hogrebe, Ken Sherman, and #SaraSciuto

Over the summer, I attended the PNWA Summer Writers’ Conference in Seattle, and while I was there, I attended an agents’ forum in which author… 343 more words

Writers Conferences

Back in the Saddle…Again

By    D.M. Gutierrez

I’ve been absent not only from writing posts for this blog (had a couple of great guest post! Thanks, Kathleen Sawisky and… 472 more words

Writing A Novel