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Bookish News

If you’re a writer, your inbox is probably full of links to new books, new authors, publishing deals and job opportunities. I thought I’d help you out a little and post a few “interesting” links here every week. Let’s see what I found this week. Here’s a 400 year old Sci-fi novel that’s being re-printed- […]

Day 4. More words and more pretty beach, blue water and yes, sun.

Blue Mountain Beach

Before we walked onto this we drank some of this then sadly sent off one of our writers… sort of like this or maybe it was more like this you go girl! Then, it was back to the page. More word wrangling, more scene swapping, and then, cold pizza and a change of venue.   […]

How to Find a Literary Agent

Before the Internet, the world of the literary agency was like a secret little room somewhere far away to which very few held the key. I was constantly seeking the back door. I attended writer’s conferences where agents spoke on panels and I paid extra for one on one critique time. I practiced my pitch, the long […]