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Tagged With: submissions

Write Club 2015

Five years ago, DL Hammons thought it might be fun to hold a little online fight club. Of course, writers only know one way to fight – with pens. (I guess that is actually two. In addition to words, we might stab you with the pen if things get heated in a struggle over the … Continue reading »

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Summertime and the livin’ is easy

Are you sitting in your backyard, toes tickled by the green grass while the summer breeze spins the straw in your drink? If so, you definitely do not live near me! It is hot and the “bad” part of the summer hasn’t even arrived. We’ve yet to see 100 degrees and we’ve had a couple … Continue reading »

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Reality Bites

I sailed into the DFWWW meeting last night full of energy.  I had something to share under submissions (query to agent referred by colleague during DFWCon), rejections (see submissions) and acceptances (OWFI’s annual contest– 2nd place Mainstream Novel and 2nd place Technical/How-To Article).  Most importantly, I had three excerpts that needed a final polish before … Continue reading »

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Submitting after Conference

If a writer does their homework and the planets align correctly, they will leave conference with a submission request. Then the panic sets in.  How do I handle this? Do I send it right away? Should I have a copy to hand them on the spot? How late is too late? Breathe into the paper bag while … Continue reading »

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