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FIRST FIVE FRENZY with Tracy Marchini of BookEnds Literary Agency

If you’re like me, you toil for hours editing and fine-tuning the first pages of your manuscript. You look at the first lines to make sure they are compelling and tight. 954 more words

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Happy News!

I have accepted an offer to be represented by Steven Chudney of The Chudney Agency!

This is a culmination of many attempts over the years to have my writing work represented by a literary agent. 14 more words

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Let's Recap!

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What’s that you say? You just stumbled on my blog and would like to follow along, but you’re a busy person and don’t have time to start at the beginning? 387 more words

QUITE THE QUERY: LAURA RUECKERT AND A DRAGONBIRD IN THE FERN

If you ask any writer about the process of connecting with their agent (or publisher), the majority will say the most difficult part was querying. Not only the actual process of sending out the letters/emails, but formulating the query itself. 589 more words

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Twitter Pitch on March 23rd

On March 23rd there is a pitching event where writers can use 140 characters to pitch their novels on Twitter.  If a literary agent likes the pitch they will contact the writer for more material.  117 more words

Hear No Evil

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She said my main character, Rachel, needed to drive the story. Her parents, her brother, the other characters, they could “set her up” to discover the clues that would solve the mystery, but they couldn’t be the ones to discover the clues, and they sure as shit couldn’t be the ones to solve the mystery. 365 more words

Looking For An Agent

I’m looking for a literary agent.

Why?

Because I’d like to get my book (‘SoulDice’) published by a publisher rather than put it out there myself. 491 more words

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