Queried: 38 Agents, 3 publishers Form Rejections: 30 (28 Agents, 2 publishers) Requests for Partials: 5 (all agents) Personal Rejections:… Read more Reporting from the Query Wars
Which is to say, “We are sorry to say that it’s not right for us at this time.” Which I… Read more Tor Books Submission Reply (Spoiler: It’s a no)
I’m still working on The Widening Gyre, Book 1 of The Remembrance War. Looking at my stats, I’ve sent it out… Read more Novel Attack Plan
Spoiler: They said no. Got my rejection today. Here it is, in its form-letter glory: Thank you for sending us… Read more Angry Robot Result
Yesterday (rather, at 4pm Monday PST, since the publisher is in Britain), the Open Door period opened for Angry Robot… Read more The Widening Gyre: Submitted
My novel has now gone out to a total of 9 agents. That’s really not many at all, but I’m holding… Read more Checking in from Queryland
Teacher One of the frustrating things about teaching–and there are many frustrating things–is that I am often working with students who have… Read more State of the Teacher/Writer/Father
I finished compiling my Viable Paradise application and sent it off. Now I wait. And wait. And wait. While I’m waiting,… Read more OK, I stepped off the cliff.