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The Evolution of a Query Letter

As I’ve said before, there are no real guidelines on how to write the perfect query letter that will land you a book deal. There is a lot of trial and error involved and a lot of other factors than just your query letter. 2,551 more words

Blog

Optimize your search on Google

If I ask you ‘do you know how to google’, you would probably tell me ‘hi I google everyday’ but do you always find what you were looking for? 1,051 more words

Digital Marketing

Columns to Rows SQL Query

This post describes how to convert columns to rows the following table:

ID Colu

mn1 Colu
mn2
Colu
mn3
Colu
mn4
Colu
mn5
Colu
mn6…
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SQL

keeping busy while querying

Thanks to a bout of insomnia at 4 a.m., this morning I put the finishing touches on my second text for a picture book (I finished the first one,  135 more words

Poetry

Query Problems: Writing That Synopsis

Probably the thing I hate the most about querying (aside from the hours spent researching and emailing agents, only to get very polite but still disheartening rejection letters) is writing the synopsis. 440 more words

Writing

Query (o/s)

How does one mediate this agony of spirit?

This groaning and grinning,

this grinding of bone

To make stone meal enough for bread

May one eat well & hear the bells tell… 15 more words

Poem

living the dream

I’m just two and a half weeks into querying, which means I’ve barely begun to experience what all my published friends warn me is at best an incredibly protracted process. 175 more words

Writing