Pep Talks, Writing

Subjective. It’s all SO subjective.

sub·jec·tive   adj \(ˌ)səb-ˈjek-tiv\   a (1): peculiar to a particular individual : personal;subjective judgments; (2): modified or affected by personal views, experience, or background subjective account of the incident;   So. If you've been querying any amount of time, you've probably gotten at least one of these: "Thank you for the chance to review… Continue reading Subjective. It’s all SO subjective.

Between, Writing

Some of my favorite sentences…

**Check out! "An undercover cupid who specializes in bringing talented writers together with astounding literary agents in not so romantical but magical ways." Cupid's set up a contest in which 100 writers sent in queries and the first 250 words of their manuscripts. Then there are four bouncers who decide who goes to round 2.… Continue reading Some of my favorite sentences…

Pep Talks, Writing

Are you a new author just starting to query?

Because I have something to say to you, if you are. And if you're not, well...congratulations. Your self-esteem must be in fantastic shape because you're not being told "No" every. Single. Day. Just imagine opening your email and receiving a form letter that says something like, "No. Your story's been told, I don't like your… Continue reading Are you a new author just starting to query?