You might live in lovely North Carolina or California, or reside in some picturesque beach house in Hawaii or New Zealand, but we WU mamas (Kath and Therese) live in dreary upstate New York. And it’s been cold here. And rainy. And snowy. And cold. Did we mention cold? Where in this world, exactly, does March goes out like a lamb? Because we’d like to find that lamb and snarf its wool to make a new coat. Still, because we’re true troopers, we’ve donned our best rain gear and gathered some good linkies for you. (Sneeze.) Here ya go:
Nathan Bransford’s blend of agently wisdom and fun pokes at pop culture (yo, Tyra!) make him a daily must read for us. Check out his post on awkward dialogue if thou dost not want to appear dimly lit in thoust skullest. While you’re there, chime in on his latest if you have an opinion about creative writing schools.
Agent Rachel Vater posted on a cool new contest (Fangs Fur Fey). Send in your hook, and if it’s dubbed The Best, Vater will critique your manuscript’s first 50 pages plus synopsis. Window for submissions runs from April 13th through the 15th. Get all the details HERE.
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