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Twitter Contests for Writers

As you may already know, several generous writers on Twitter sponsor and mentor contests throughout the year: Pitch Wars, PitMad, Nightmare on Query Street, Query Kombat, DvPit, and PitchMAS to name a few. 246 more words


The Struggles of Getting an Agent, and Why You Shouldn't Lose Hope

So, Agents. A necessary part of anyone wanting to become a published writer. Well at least in the traditional sense of the idea. I know that that is the path I want to go down to have a career as an Author. 719 more words

These people actually exist

Wow. Just… wow.

You know when you read something and you simply can’t grasp what caused somebody to actually make it public? That it has to be a joke. 177 more words


Writing: Go slow to go fast

(Inis Mor, Aran Islands, Ireland, taken on our recent vacation)

This quote, or quotes similar, are used all over the place: the corporate world, leadership trainings, education, technology, etc. 563 more words


Fantasy versus Reality. Books, Brexit and Being Best.

It’s a hard thing to explain that while striving to be your very  best, being average in the bigger picture is actually just fine. We can’t all be the best of the best. 473 more words


Happy Agentversary to Me!

Okay, so I missed the actual day, what with all the chaos of launching Fun with Frosting into the world, but this month marks one year since… 276 more words


My First Agents - My Writing Diary, Ten Years On: Sunday 14th May & Monday 15th May, 2006

I had not one but two agents at this very early stage of my writing career (that word still makes me look over my shoulder to check that no one’s sniggering at me). 1,098 more words