Linnea, Belated welcome to the novelist group; we're delighted to have you join us! If you haven’t done so already, you might introduce yourself by telling us what you’re working on in the “Show Me Your Novel and I’ll Show You Mine” discussion. We do a live chat Wednesdays at 1 EST; instructions on how to participate are in the "Our Water Cooler" box near the top of the group page. Do join us! And we save the wall for discussion, but welcome links to helpful blog posts on the “Links to Helpful Blog Posts for Writers” discussion thread.
Meg Waite Clayton Novelist Group Moderator Bestselling Author of four novels, including The Wednesday Sisters, (a writing group novel), and the forthcoming The Wednesday Daughters (all Random House/Ballantine)
"I've been waiting three weeks since I've submitted the book proposal. Definitely longer and sloggier than expected on this end too!! My situation is one where an associate agent expressed interest, but doesn't have the authority to…"
"Shelah, I feel for you--how long have you been waiting for them to get back to you? I have only been waiting a week.
This process is longer and sloggier than I'd hoped.
My reading went quite well last night.