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Twitter Adventures – Part 3

It’s two days before the Fall 2021 #PitMad event, so here’s my advice: 1 – Write good pitches (easier said than done) 2 – Engage with other authors by Quote Retweeting, Commenting, or Retweeting their pitches. DO NOT LIKE THE TWEETS. Don’t be that person who gives someone false hope by liking, which is how … More Twitter Adventures – Part 3

First Paragraphs & Rejection

A few weeks ago I did a “first pages” feedback session with a handful of agents at an online writers workshop. The facilitator read the pages aloud and stopped when three of the four agents had raised their hand to indicate where they would have stopped reading (or, at least, at the first “red flag” … More First Paragraphs & Rejection

Twitter Adventures – Part 2

This past week, I went viral on Twitter for the first time. Okay, “viral” may be a strong word for it, but 3600 engagements v my usual 25-ish was a pretty big day for me. I’m now up about 500 followers from this time last week, and it all started with TweetDeck. For those of … More Twitter Adventures – Part 2