Monthly Archives: July 2010

Third Partial Requested!

Wow! This is getting to be so common place that I almost didn’t scream and jump up and down. Almost. I am actually very excited about this agent. Of all the agents I have queried, this agency represents a book … Continue reading

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Another Partial Requested!

I just had another literary agent request to see the first three chapters of my book and a detailed synopsis! I opened the email expecting another rejection and had to read it twice to make sure I was seeing clearly. … Continue reading

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First Partial Requested!

I am so excited! I’ve been out of town at a wedding and unable to check my email every 5 minutes to see if an agent has written back yet. Last night I finally had a moment to connect to … Continue reading

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Facebook!

WordPress has so many cool plugins! I have just added one that allows readers to share my blog on Facebook. Not quite sure why you would want to share it, but if you did, now you can! For all my … Continue reading

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Second Rejection

Rejected Again! Continue reading

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WordPress sidebar links not working

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Janet Reid Writing Contest

Janet Reid occasionally hosts a fun writing contest. She gives the contestants five words to use to tell a story in 101 words or less. It’s really fun! I entered her latest contest on Friday and got mentioned as “hilarious … Continue reading

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First Rejection Letter!

I know it’s silly to be excited about this, but I really am! This feels like my first big step towards becoming a “real” author! I received my first rejection email today. It was very nice and encouraged me to … Continue reading

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Still Waiting

This must be the hardest part of trying to get a novel published: the waiting! My head is spinning with different questions. Did I send it to the right email address? Did I put something wrong in the subject line … Continue reading

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How to write a Query Letter – Part 2

Do your agent research! Continue reading

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