Behind the Book, Part 2: The Agent

Posted on Oct 29, 2009 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Once you have your manuscript in the best possible shape, it is time to find a literary agent.  I don’t think I can properly relate how important it is to have an agent.  First, many publishing houses do not accept unsolicited manuscripts – these are manuscripts sent to publishers directly from authors.  Second, an agent […]

Behind the Book, Part 1

Posted on Oct 23, 2009 in Uncategorized | 5 Comments

Welcome to my blog!  I’ve been debating the topic for my very first post.  There are certainly many random things I could discuss (and believe me, I will discuss some pretty random things)…  But for my first blog, I thought I’d start with writing.  I’ve been in the publishing industry for over ten years and […]