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I'm the luckiest girl in the world! My incredible clients teach me more than I teach them. Keep an eye out for their quotes sprinkled throughout the site.
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When deadlines allow, I love to muse on all things publishing. I share tips, tricks and stories to make your path easier + more fun!
A client of mine just got a very disappointing rejection letter from an editor at a top publishing house—a woman her agent was certain would love her book. Everyone had reason to at least start chilling the champagne glasses. The editor is passionate about the topic and knows a lot about it—a subject that’s fringe at […]
I always seem to be reading lately. Thank God!… a blessed byproduct of taking on fewer deadlines and trying to quench my thirst after years of reading predominately for clients + research. Which was a pleasure, too, but so much more structured than just picking up a new book, or FIVE! in one day, and […]