I was thinking recently about how wrapped up in one’s own thoughts everyone gets and how much we are all probably missing because of that. What struck me particularly was how much I unintentionally ignore people’s efforts to connect to or reassure me, because they are often subtle or more muted than those that I would make in the same situation. 181 more words
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After query letter tips, the second most popular question I get asked is: “How do I make myself agreeable in an agent’s eyes?”
It’s a great question. 619 more words
For the past couple of weeks, I’ve put off writing this post because it was my worst nightmare. Thankfully, the nightmare didn’t complete itself.
During the past couple of years, Izzy and I have walked the streets of my neighborhood and others, exploring the world around us and often coming face to face with things, animals, people that threatened us. 817 more words