Q&A: Agent Rejection, Author Websites, And Starting with “And.”
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Q&A: Agent Rejection, Author Websites, And Starting with “And.”

Today on the podcast, Chris and Gena answer questions from listeners and writers on Twitter including:

What should a self-published author include on their website?
Is it OK to begin sentences with “And” or “Because”?
Will agents reject a submission based on word count?

…and more!

Q & A: My Book is Finished. Now What?

Q & A: My Book is Finished. Now What?

James, what a great question! A lot of writers—both nonfiction and fiction—wonder what to do when their book is finished. First, congratulations on all you’ve accomplished. You’re tackling the hardest part right now—finishing your book. Your breadth of work shows your dedication. Seriously, that’s the hardest part. Now what to do? Step 1: Hire an…

Ask the Agents [Live-blogging DFW Writer’s Conference]

Ask the Agents [Live-blogging DFW Writer’s Conference]

As I’ve been looking for an agent with a good fit lately, I’ve enjoyed participating in agent panels. Here are the answers from the open Q&A at the 2011 DFW Writer’s Conference. Panelists include Louise Fury, agent at the L. Perkins Agency, Robert Brown, publisher with Ampichellis Ebooks, Jean Sagendorph, agent and owner of Mansion…