Though Halloween is over I have a bag of treats for you! Last week was an excellent week for writers on Twitter. Registration for the Writer's Digest conference has opened! You can check it out here:
@WritersDigest Registration is open for the WD Writer's Conference: http://ow.ly/2YPmX
Chuck Sambuchino of Writer's Digest introduces us to another new agent. Like he says, new agents are a golden opportunity for writers seeking representation.
@ChuckSambuchino New agent seeking writers! Denise Little of The Ethan Ellenberg Literary Agency http://tinyurl.com/2cdqcqu
If you live in the New York area and are seeking a job in publishing be sure to check out this excellent link from ex-agent turned editor Colleen Lindsay:
@ColleenLindsay taking resumes for awesome entry-level pub job. Love romance? Good writer? Online savvy? Read on: http://bit.ly/bAmYGD
I always thought I was kind of strange because my characters talk to me. Now, agent Weronika Janczuk tells me I'm not alone!
@WeronikaJanczuk New blog post! Swati Avasthi: You're Not Crazy; Your Characters Are Talking to You: I'd like to reintroduce everyo... http://bit.ly/cIZuGO
Chuck gives us another interview with a fabulous new agent. You want to check this lady out peeps. I follow her on Twitter and she is awesome:
@ChuckSambuchino Interview with lit agent @Natalie_Fischer, who is seeking kids books, romance, and adult fiction http://tinyurl.com/2bb7bo3
Jane Friedman clears up some of the confusion about the information we receive about writing and publishing:
@JaneFriedman Do you feel like you receive lots of mixed messages about writing/publishing? The antidote: http://bit.ly/aNJbu9
This is excellent advice on why agents reject your work:
@ChuckSambuchino My Guest Blog today for @Kid_Lit: Three Reasons an Agent Rejects Your Pages: http://bit.ly/a3vXWo via
Just like the title, this really is some of the best query writing advice I've heard:
@JaneFriedman The Best Query Writing Advice: http://t.co/mGyC6Ym + get your query critiqued by me on 11/4: http://bit.ly/aVUl8K
Remember how I said Natalie was awesome? Here's proof of why. She let's us in on a fabulous week of writing, editing, and publishing advice from Harlequin. Complete with contests!
@Natalie_Fischer Romance authors, heads-up: http://bit.ly/cvoLxn :)
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