I Did Everything Wrong While Querying So You Don’t Have To

Oh, the query trenches.  Even if you haven't entered the battlefield of querying, you've likely heard the rumors: it's not fun.  For those who don't know, a query is a pitch letter that gives a high-level overview of your manuscript.  Typically, they're sent to a literary agent or agency.  Best case scenario: you pique the …

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Writing Quick Tip #2 – For the Love of Villains

A few times per week, I offer unsolicited writing advice to anyone who will listen. Sometimes, I even follow it myself. If you ask me, 'Who is your favorite character in your novel, The Broken Haven?' you might be surprised to learn the answer. It's not my good-natured, modern day Alice-in-Wonderland, Eleanor, and it's not my dashing …

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