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Rejection Letter #5

If there is one consistent factor when it comes to querying, it’s the waiting game. It can take anywhere from weeks to months before you hear anything back. 208 more words

For Writers

Pitch: A Wished-For Love

This is the Pitch I submitted to two agents yesterday:

Pitch: Decades after their tragic deaths, two women haunt the lives of three men separated by grief and a hasty adoption for twenty-three years. 27 more words

Personal Essay

Knowing When to Walk Away (Hint: Not Yet)

I’ve been trying to find representation for my urban fantasy manuscript, Dark of the Wood, for at least two years now with no success. If my tactics aren’t working, clearly, something needs to change. 189 more words

Writing

Crafting a Good Query Letter

You’ve finished your first novel. Like every author, you’d love to see it published. But how do you go about getting an agent?

I wish I had all the answers!  659 more words

QUITE THE QUERY- Cindy Baldwin and WHERE THE WATERMELONS GROW

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. 656 more words

Blog

How to Write a Query Letter

After you’ve done your research and written the blurb for your book, it’s time to write your query letter. Don’t make this more complicated than it actually is. 713 more words

Publishing

Utter frustration (at the moment)...:-0

When I signed on to do Proseries63 we were told that the only things we needed to do to be granted access to the Alumni group was to complete most of the assignments and behave respectfully toward other classmates.   475 more words

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