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The Pitch

11.50, April 20th.
That was the slot I was allocated. Just ten minutes to tell a complete stranger about my baby and to hopefully not make a complete idiot out of myself. 1,193 more words

You guys!

First ever book pitch tomorrow with a literary agent. Absolutely terrified, yet simultaneously exhilarated!

Over the weekend I’m going endeavour to create a post in regards to how I found out about the opportunity, how I prepared, how it went on the day and what I would do differently next time. 22 more words

The Pitch, Part 3: Let's Just Write It, Shall, We?

This blog post first appeared on Amorina Rose Writes.

So, after two weeks struggling with writer’s block, I’ve finally realised I’d be better off doing something else: I’m going to send The Sapience Assessment off to Agents and Publishers (A&Ps). 1,215 more words

The Pitch, Part 1: The Importance of Managing Expectations

A pitch sounds like such a simple thing, doesn’t it? Just a few sentences describing what your novel is, essentially, about.

If only it were that easy. 569 more words

Curse of the Comparative Marketing Review

There once was a time, in the mid-1990s when tech authors could actually make a living — oh, you could, can, and shall always be able to make a “killing” writing if you strike the right stone! 938 more words


How to find a literary agent with Juliet Mushens, Francesca Haig and Jessie Burton

A friend and I attended a Guardian Masterclass last week on how to find a literary agent. The class was led by literary agent Juliet Mushens of United Talent Agency. 484 more words


imagine dragons

where i’m at

I have to write another book. My writing career has been a roller coaster lately. An existential tornado of Should I-Shouldn’t I? 884 more words