Monday, July 26, 2010

Querying Update

Late May and early June were disappointing. Many queries sent, with few responses, and fewer requests for submission. One request for a "full" manuscript, which I am still waiting to hear on. The last few weeks, however, activity seems to have picked up. More requests for partial submissions and one request for a book proposal (subsequently turned down, though with nice comments). Yesterday, an agent responded to a query within five minutes, requesting a full manuscript. I am more excited about the overall uptick in requests rather than any individual one. Afterall, you gotta keep bait in the water to catch fish.

Friday, July 16, 2010

New Article in Connections Magazine

My article on Scuba Diving in northeastern Pennsylvania (NEPA as it is known locally) is in the July issue of Connections Magazine. If diving is something you've ever thought about, take a look......