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The Pro Rookie: Top Secret Agent by Liz Crowe

Greetings acolytes! I hope this post finds you hale, hearty and not sneezing your head off like yours truly. It’s May again, believe it or not and we can all thank our lucky stars for surviving another winter, officially, I think. Although I do remember a freak May snowstorm once. We don’t count ourselves truly …
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Learn to love your Queries by Betsy Dornbusch

I have a multi-prong theory on why writers hate queries so much. First, I think it brings things abruptly clear that someone else is going to read this stuff we wrote. Plus it’s hard agonizing over cramming my four-hundred page book into a paragraph, much less a single tagline. And then there’s the whole stepping …