Monthly Archives: August 2010

60,000 words and counting . . .

I’m still waiting to hear from the last two agents who have my partials. Meanwhile, I am writing away at the second book in the series. I was very excited to see today that I had reached the 60k word … Continue reading

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Second Partial Rejected

I just got a second email rejecting my partial submission. They were “intrigued by the premise” and definitely thought “it has appeal in today’s market” but it just didn’t feel different enough for them and they were concerned that it would … Continue reading

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First Partial Rejection

I just received a very nice email from one of the agencies that had requested to see the first three chapters. They were passing on the project but had some encouraging and critiquing comments. Main comment was that I don’t … Continue reading

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Fourth Partial Requested!

Yay! I am now confident that my basic plot is an interesting one and that I can write a good query letter. Now my fear is that I can’t tell a good story. Four agents are now reading my first … Continue reading

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Waiting, waiting

I have nothing new to report. I just thought I would post something to show I was still alive. I’m still waiting to hear back from the three agents who requested partials. They all said that it could take anywhere … Continue reading

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