Objectivity and Distance: What experience are you giving your reader?

Writing is a very insular activity. We ask writers to write in solitude, spend hours alone contemplating their thoughts and their story. However, there comes a time when you need to give yourself some objectivity. Can you take a break from being the creator and pretend for a moment you are a reader without insiderContinue reading “Objectivity and Distance: What experience are you giving your reader?”

Ask the Agent: Your Questions Answered! Part III

Question from Karma: When an agent asks for a brief synopsis as part of submission process, is it safe to assume they’d like more than the paragraph that lives in the query letter? A 1-2 page breakdown? Thanks so much! When an agent asks for a synopsis they are looking for the bones of theContinue reading “Ask the Agent: Your Questions Answered! Part III”