STATUS: Tomorrow I have an auction happening and late on last Friday, I got a first offer for a different submission I currently have out. Deals are in the fall, crisp air!
What’s playing on the iPod right now? CHURCH OF THE POISON MIND by Culture Club
What about all those publishing parties, say you? Surely that’s yet another advantage to being an agent located in
Do you know what agents, editors, and other industry folks do at launch parties and other publishing events? They have fun. They drink. They eat and generally talk about all sorts of things that have nothing to do with publishing.
And there are all kinds of other secrets I could share about what goes down at those parties and who might have partied too much but alas, to paraphrase a line from ALMOST FAMOUS again, there are some things that’s good for a few people to know rather than millions. This would be one of them.
(And I know I don’t have a million-person readership. I just wanted to use the line!)