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May 27th 2016

Today I sent querying letters to seven literary agents, and here’s how you do that.

A query letter is like a CV, but for your novel. 809 more words


Writing: Works In Progress

     Live from the interwebs, from no semblance of a studio with me Fionn Grant, this evenings news or morning or afternoon depending on your location… 400 more words


Improve your odds and get published!

For the past few years, I’ve been attending a great writers’ conference in Raleigh, NC, hosted by the Triangle Association of Freelancers called Write Now! It’s a day-long event and includes an exceptional keynote speaker, great sessions, and lunch (not to mention a raffle) — all for only $69. 504 more words

Creative Writing

Seeking A Literary Agent.


The Reclaiming of Christine Joanna Hart:

a mysterious American lady had contacted me on facebook, she was beautiful and she was called Anna St Clair. I was a Fleet St journalist who had grown up as an orphan in the care of the Vatican.  2,305 more words

Christine Joanna Hart

When to Nudge an Agent

Hey all!

I’m still deep in the query stage and I’ve had a few questions about when to “nudge” an agent. While querying, most of us are on pins and needles waiting to here back. 545 more words


How I got my agent.

If you follow me on twitter, you may have seen this:

I’m still pinching myself, but I thought I would do a ‘how I got my agent post’ — These type of posts are my favourites. 908 more words


TED Talk - What Makes a Bestseller?

Crank the volume on your computer!  The sound on this video is very low, but Jonny Geller,  literary agent and joint CEO of Curtis Brown, brings up some interesting points.