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Pitch Our Agents! Their Submission Wish Lists

When you attend Babes On The Beach 2015 Women’s Fiction and Romance Writer’s Retreat, you will have the opportunity to work in small groups with a literary agent or editor who will critique your query and the first 15 pages of your completed manuscript. 577 more words


Hi, My Name is Melissa and I’d Like to Meet You (Or Proper Writer's Conference Etiquette)

by Melissa Jeglinski

I’m attending a fair share of conferences this year and I’m always amazed by the different experiences I have at each one. Sometimes I’m bombarded with questions, meet tons of great writers, come away with great memories. 628 more words


Looking for a writers' conference in the Carolinas?

I’ll be participating in two writers’ conferences next month: one in Columbia, South Carolina, and one in Charlotte, North Carolina. Sponsored by the organizer of the… 234 more words


Agents at the Knight Agency Looking for MG and YA

Established in 1996, The Knight Agency has gained worldwide recognition for the success of our authors in the fiercely competitive publishing marketplace. Our philosophy is simple: what you give is what you get. 1,036 more words


The Call

I’ve imagined a lot of scenarios about becoming a published author, but never one about getting the actual “call”.  So needless to say, when the call came last week, I was pretty blown away. 810 more words

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Still coming back to earth after the Kiwi conference!

I love conference season. As exhausting as it is there is so much to gain by with the wonderful speakers, workshops, catching up with friends, and the opportunity to talk writing non-stop. 208 more words