Reframing the Querying Quest

Reframing the Querying Quest

Note: A version of this post first appeared in the opening minutes of episode 087 of the R.R. Campbell Writescast (below). All querying statistics are up-to-date as of the date of recording. I want to speak directly to novelists now, particularly those who are...
Formatting and Knowing Your Audience

Formatting and Knowing Your Audience

Formatting: learn it, live it, and love it–especially when putting your work on submission. And knowing your audience? This is important when submitting, too! Whether your audience is a contest judge or an agent, understanding what they’re looking for is...
Let’s Talk Querying!

Let’s Talk Querying!

Querying. The word alone is enough to have some writers retreating into their shells, but to those outside the writing community, it’s a topic with which few have any familiarity. So let’s talk querying today—not the hows, per se, but the what, the...
RevPit! – Event-isode 003

RevPit! – Event-isode 003

Developmental editor and owner of Booklight Editorial Carly Hayward describes RevPit, an annual online event that offers writers the chance to win feedback on their queries and pages. Thanks to our sponsors Dandelion Web Marketing, the Wisconsin Writers Association,...
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