Ask Daphne! About My Query LXV

July 23rd, 2010

In honor of Comic Con this weekend, some superhero Miu Miu shoes for RPG, who contributed today’s letter for our About My Query post. Shall we begin? Dear Ms. Unfeasible, For sixteen-year-old Cameron Ware, there is only one thing worse than realizing that her menacing, half sister Terri is right about them being descendents of […]

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When Your Characters Behave Unexpectedly

July 22nd, 2010

Some friends and I were playing an RPG tonight (role-playing game, for those of you that grab your geek creds from elsewhere), and when the GM left the room for a few minutes, the other players and I came up with a brilliant plan to tie up the approximately 5 various different plot lines that […]

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What are you doing a year from now?

July 20th, 2010

Well, ok, no exactly a year from now. Just under that. From July 13 through the 17th, I’ll be at Leaky Con 2011. For the first time next year, Leaky Con is hosting a special Lit Day, and the list of guests is amazing. (And I’m not just saying that because I’m on it — […]

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Quarterly Status Report

July 19th, 2010

Getting closer to caught up on my queries, and I wanted to give you guys the most recent quarterly status report. From April 1st to June 31st, I received about 1,560 queries. That’s an increase of roughly 20% from the first quarter of 2010, when I received 1,297 queries. From that number, I asked for […]

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Ask Daphne! About My Query LXIV

July 16th, 2010

If it’s Friday, it must be time for Another About My Query post! And it is, so it is, so there. Going to take this query paragraph by paragraph, which is to say I’m stopping after each paragraph to make comments, and not reading the whole thing at once. You can chose to do the […]

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