Monthly Archives: October 2009

links for 2009-10-18


The perils of acceptance

The writers I know are constantly on the lookout for agents and publishers to print their stuff.   I’ve often heard professional writers give advice that’s difficult for some to swallow; namely that authors should seek out ‘personalized rejections’ as opposed to what Ellis Weiner illustrates in this hilarious New Yorker piece.

[Link] Article: “Subject: Our Marketing Plan” by Ellis Weiner; New Yorker Magazine