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Great article on literary agents

This is not only a really informative read, but also very funny: Answers to 14 Questions You're Too Afraid to Ask Literary Agents. And it also offers some reassurance that agents are actual human beings with souls and senses of humor and stuff! Or at least the agent who wrote the article is...for now. After… Continue reading Great article on literary agents

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Finding an Artist’s Rep — should you, can you, etc…

  Took a break from working on the ol' webcomic today to keep researching agents/artist's reps... Lately I've been thinking instead of submitting my portfolio directly to publishers I should focus on trying to find an artist's rep. (This is skipping the question of whether I could even get an agent anyway!) I thought I'd… Continue reading Finding an Artist’s Rep — should you, can you, etc…

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Writer’s Digest “Dear Lucky Agent” contest — Many Will Enter, Few Will Win!!

I always wondered why commercials for contests when I was a kid always said that about many entering, few winning... I mean, was that supposed to be motivational, somehow? "Your odds suck, kid!" That always talked me right out of trying. I think it was kind of a downer message in general, really -- "A… Continue reading Writer’s Digest “Dear Lucky Agent” contest — Many Will Enter, Few Will Win!!