Ask Daphne! About Revising A Manuscript That’s Out There

November 19th, 2010

These lovely shoes are part of the Tron: Legacy couture line, and while, at $800, they’re not going to be cheap, that’s probably a bargain compared to being trapped in cyberspace for a decade or more, right? Anyway, moving on to today’s question, Denise writes: I’ve read conflicting information on what to do when an […]

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Revisions and Mass Effect 2

October 4th, 2010

So, a few days ago, I started playing Mass Effect 2 again. I’d played through it before a couple of months ago, and downloaded all the new content to play with my “main” Shepard, but something compelled me to start again, to try it just a little bit differently this time. So instead of playing […]

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Resubmitting a Query

September 27th, 2010

I often get questions at conferences or on Twitter about resending a query to an agent. “What if,” the author asks, “I’ve made drastic changes and it’s practically a different project now?” Well, it depends. Did you turn your contemporary YA into a paranormal MG? That’s different. Otherwise, I think you’re looking at a revision, […]

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Guest Blog by Kater Cheek

August 23rd, 2010

Since I’m out of the office this week on vacation, I’ve turned my blog over to my clients, who wanted to share their thoughts with you on a variety of subjects. I let them have free rein because otherwise, well, just trust me, it’s for the best. Today’s post is by Kater Cheek, who lives […]

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One From the Archives…

August 4th, 2010

As August creeps upon us, and I get ready for my beach vacation, I thought we could periodically take a trip through the archives, and revisit some Ask Daphne! posts from the past. Here’s one from way back in January of 2008: I have a finished paranormal romance and want to begin shopping it around. […]

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