Jun
18

What Will Agents Find When They Google You? Have You Checked?

Advise from Author & Editor, Mary Rosenblum

Earlier this week, when I received the email from an agent asking for more of my manuscript, I sent a message to Mary Rosenblum to pass along the good news.  Mary, an accomplished author who offers professional editing and other author services at the New Writers Interface, has been associated with my book since I first pitched her the idea for it, back in February 2012.  For the past several years, Mary has mentored me in all things writing and marketing.  So it’s only fitting that her reply to my news was a helping of “congratulations” with a generous side order of "What are you doing right now to promote your world and your writing?".

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Jun
16

Checkpoint #1: Partial Request!!!

All-Caps & Exclamation Points!

I've calmed down a bit now.  (Trust me, I really have.)

BUT TONIGHT I GOT MY FIRST PARTIAL REQUEST FROM A REAL LIFE, HONEST-TO-GOODNESS, LITERARY AGENT!!!! (Based out of NEW YORK, no less!!!!!)

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