The Best Query Letter Formula

No one query formula can always capture the hearts of agents and publishers alike. However, most agents and editors will want to see certain formulaic elements that appear in winning queries, like the ones listed in this article. Stuck on how to formulate your best...

The Best Writing Conference Pitch

No doubt, nothing stresses out writers more than having to pitch to agents and editors in person. After all, in ten minutes, we have to boil down into mere sentences projects we’ve worked on for years. And if we lose their interest, we might miss an opportunity...
The SW Proposal Formula

The SW Proposal Formula

Say you’re pitching an agent or an editor, and you worked countless hours on perfecting that query. Now you’ve got their attention, or you’re sitting face-to-face with them at a conference. Then come the words, “Please send me your book...