The ongoing saga. Look, there has to be at least some fun in this process. Dragging you along is fun.
Three months into this journey. By this time I get to look back on my shiny new starting to query self, point, and laugh. I wasn't so blindly optimistic that I thought my first round of queries would result in a book deal. The research and all the articles I found made it pretty clear [...]
Lets review the scoreboard so far! Established Medium Size Agency: #pass, with a very polite form letter. Much appreciated. Established Medium Size Agency: No reply, which means #pass New Small Agency: Zero reply and it's past their stated 4 week response time. #pass Established Medium Size: Still no reply. Their stated reply window is 12 weeks [...]
Is Just a Theory
Even a #pass can be a treasured email
Following experienced advice about querying intelligently.....is so not what I did.