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Came across your blog on the Writer's Guild digest...

2008-05-06T22:23:00.000-05:00

Came across your blog on the Writer's Guild digest and have enjoyed reading some of your posts. I'll add you to my favorites!

Best wishes on placing your manuscript. Yep, you gotta write what you love, because the next fad is already over.



It takes months to write a manuscript, typically m...

2008-05-06T09:25:00.000-05:00

It takes months to write a manuscript, typically months to find an agent and then by the time the book is sold to a publisher, the process can take up to a year before the book hits the shelves. Therefore, what's hot today is old news by the time your book might come out. And if you DON'T write what you know and love, it shows. So, you are very right, Wila.



I'm sure agents and editors are on top of the curr...

2008-05-06T09:07:00.000-05:00

I'm sure agents and editors are on top of the current trends but... My husband just finished reading an eye witness account of the explorer LaSalle's death on the Brazos River here in Texas. It was written in the 1680's by his friend who kept a daily journal on the exploration. It was written in the 1680s, translated from French to English in the 1990's and published last year!

You never know when trends will change. Write what you know and love.



Hurry up and get back to the WIP......I'm craving ...

2008-05-05T21:55:00.000-05:00

Hurry up and get back to the WIP......I'm craving a new chapter!

Jennifer