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  • Buy Writers and Artists Yearbook. Find what agents deal with your genre. Find out if they're taking on new customers and contact them if so. Alternatively, go along to writers/publising conferences and try to make contacts there.
  • Hi Kate! There's nothing really wrong with this query, except (as in all plot-driven fiction) your plot-driven query runs the risk of sounding too familiar. Can you tr...
  • Started by Jenny Steffan
    Those who are not well conversant with online gaming may think that this is just like any other game, and they are supposed to have the fun of it. This may not always...
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  • Started by Jenny Steffan
    If you're pondering making a move to Myrtle Beach, you might consider that condo lifes...rtle Beach condo market has taken off in recent years, adding new condos and remodeling existing condos to meet t...
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  • Hi all, My name is Pamela Laird and I have had "post-viral fatigue syndrome" for 16 years. Alternatively I have been diagnosed with CFS, Fibromyalgia, Chronic myo-fas...
  • This sounds great! I have written a couple of blog posts about my struggles with depression and would be happy to forward them to you as writing samples. Alternatively, you could visit my blog at www.the-writing-life.blogspot.com. Let me know what you think. Thanks for this! Kari O'Driscoll
  • Started by Stephanie Haddad
    Last reply by Erin Emerson
    I've been having mixed responses to this query... only my second attempt at finding an agent.  I'm really hoping to get some help here, so don't hold back.  Honesty is...
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  • Started by Laura Zera
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    Hello there, I'm trying to better understand if there's a benefit to 'evergreen content' on a blog, e.g. not putting dates on blog posts so that when people click on t...
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  • Started by Jenny Steffan
    We can never be too careful. Regardless of how meticulous we are with our personal belongings, we could misplace them one day. Losing your home or car key is frustrati...
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  • The debate is less about the act of self-publishing than about the term, and how it's used by different people, especially author-services companies. It's about who pa...