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Learning to love query letter writing – Practice with FRANKENSTEIN

Most writers loathe writing query letters, and I did too, until I learned how to concentrate on distilling the important parts of the story I was describing. It’s hard to judge your own story with all the secondary characters and … Continue reading

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Query Letters for Practice – The Wizard of Oz

In response to a tweetchat, I decided to post my two versions of query letters for the Wizard of Oz. Writing practice queries based on famous movies is a great way to learn the process, especially to focus on the … Continue reading

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Conquering the Savage Query

The query animal is not a wild beast, though most writers will assure you it seems to be when first faced with writing one. If you are one of those wrestling with these wily creatures, here’s a checklist and a … Continue reading

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