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I love conference season. It’s a chance to escape my writing cave, meet other writers, learn my craft, pitch my books and just have fun. But more important, as an unpublished writer, a conference is a professional opportunity. Here are my suggestions to make your next conference—work for you. A lot of these suggestions […]
Last week I finished revising my 2011 Golden Heart manuscript. This was after 2 agents suggested revisions. Now I am on the great agent search. This year I’ve vowed not to give up. Here’s my approach. I printed off RWA’s list of eligible agents. Since I love spreadsheets, I am building my own. I’ve included […]
One of my 2011 goals was to get an agent. Now this isn’t something I can actually control, but I can control my query and submission activity. Being a Golden Heart finalist seems to give a writer a leg up on agents requesting manuscripts. At a panel discussion, Laura Bradford likened Golden Heart finalists to […]
I have to admit, two years ago I had no idea why people went crazy the day the Finalists for the Golden Heart and RITAs were announced. Of course, that was because I’d never been a finalist. In 2010 I was thrilled when Steel Hearts was a finalist in the Single Title Cateory. I joined […]