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QUITE THE QUERY: Rachel Simon and OF FRAGILE THINGS

 

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. 760 more words

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Trying to Make Sense of the Muck

How do you make a complete and total stranger believe in you?

This is a question I’ve been pondering a lot lately. I’ve been saturating the job market with applications, bustling to and from a variety of interviews for a variety of jobs. 657 more words

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3 Reasons Indie Authors Should Continue Following Literary Agents

After looking over my options and deciding to move forward as an Indie Author, I stopped following agents on twitter and stopped paying attention to anything to do with query letters. 430 more words

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First Five Frenzy with Shannon Hassan of Marsal Lyon Literary

 

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. 662 more words

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The Writer's Voice!

After being selected to take part in The Writer’s Voice, a contest inspired by NBC’s The Voice but for aspiring authors, this is my query letter and the first 250 words of my novel, A Saint For Life. 642 more words

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