Interested in the relationship between literary agents and their clients? Not sure what that entails? Check out the series I wrote for The Write Life: Last week’s post: 6 Things to Expect from Your Literary Agent This week’s post: 6 Things Not to Expect from Your Literary Agent Head over to The Write Life and share yourContinue reading “Write Life Series: 6 Things An Agent Does/Doesn’t Do”
One of the most popular questions I get asked during an #askagent Twitter session or at a conference is: What are agents looking for in a writer? All agent interests and guidelines aside here are the qualities I look for–these are my personal opinions–in a writer: Professional demeanour online and via emails/phone conversations You are a reflection ofContinue reading “What are agents looking for in a writer?”
Many of you out there have written a book. (At least I’m assuming so if you are reading this blog…) But, have you all thought about what you truly want out of the publishing experience? If you’re querying agents I hope you want to be traditionally published and be able to work in a collaborativeContinue reading “What do you want from the publishing experience?”
The venerable Laura Bradford made some excellent observations in her Tweets yesterday so let me share and echo her opinions. Start at the bottom and read your way up.