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Bo's Cafe Life Interview of Literary Agent Janet “Query Shark” Reid

This inerview was originally posted in 2011. The information is still relevant today.

All About the Story

Imagine you’re 15 and your undocumented immigrant mother has told you that the family is running away, again. You shove everything into a trash bag, and help your little sister do the same. 191 more words


Visit the Shark - Do You Know Janet Reid?

For my first Wednesday Words post of the new year, I’m going to point you toward someone else’s  fantastic words. This isn’t really a reblog because I’m not highlighting a specific post, but if you’re interested in writing or publishing you really should be following… 170 more words


Writers, When Should You Quit?

“Failure is not changing course.
Failure is not pursuing a new art form.
Failure is not trying new things.”

What is failure?


A Little Tip

As I surfed the web one evening long ago, I swam upon the blog of Janet Reid (Queryshark). OMG!  The wealth of helpful tips, IF you take the time to read her archives – I encourage you, DO take the time. 131 more words

Bouchercon 2016 Wrap-up

I survived my first Bouchercon World Mystery Convention. No easy feat, let me tell you. Four days in New Orleans with 1,500 mystery writers, readers, agents, and publishing professionals is not for the faint of heart. 361 more words