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Picture Book Submissions, or how not to rant about the insane state of affairs in the world

Let’s not talk about real estate mogul 1%-er fascist scary political crazy people. Let’s not talk about bigotry and racism and feeling impotent against its magnitude. 566 more words

Pitch Perfect: How to Make the Most of Face Time with an Agent

One of my favorite things about fall is that I always have several writers conferences to attend. (Next up: Castle Rock Writers in Parker, CO, November 6-7.) In that spirit, I’m due for a post about the most fear-inducing activity writers face…worse even than writing a query letter…you know what I’m talking about: PITCHING. 531 more words

How To Get An Agent

Actor Mailing Makeovers!

Are you sending the same postcard with the same photo out over and over again? Casting directors and agents receive hundreds and hundreds of postcards every week. 738 more words


My Journey to get an Agent

Are you or someone you know looking for an agent? Let me share with you what I’ve learned in the process. I’m aiming at fiction novelists. 1,569 more words

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AgentSpeak: Four Not-Your-Fault Reasons Behind a Rejection Letter

Today, let’s talk about a dirty word: rejection. It’s no fun under any circumstances, but the good news is, some rejections sting a little less than others. 827 more words

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Screenwriter Interview - Nicholas Gibbs

Script Angel’s very first Mentoring client in 2013, Nicholas Gibbs, was signed by an agent in January this year. Here Nicholas kindly shares his experience to-date of that journey towards a long-term screenwriting career. 1,655 more words


The Agent/Author Relationship: The Push Me - Pull You of Publishing by Stacey Graham

5writers.com is delighted to have Stacey Graham with us this month.

Stacey Graham is the author of four books and a rag-tag collection of short stories. 934 more words

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