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  1. #351
    New Fish; Learning About Thick Skin
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    Yikes! Thanks for passing that on, I hadn't heard that. I just checked his Twitter -- not to be stalker-y, just wondering if he's posted any news or updates -- and he hasn't posted for about a week.

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    Has semi-colon; will use it! jtrylch13's Avatar
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    EQ to Stephen Barbara 10/9/14

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  3. #353
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    Sorry jtrylch13, I'm new to this. What does 'EQ' mean?

    I'm with you -- assuming a pass.

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    Quote Originally Posted by July Creek View Post
    Sorry jtrylch13, I'm new to this. What does 'EQ' mean?
    I would assume EQ = Electronic or Email Query

  5. #355
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    I queried Peter Steinberg yesterday and got a request for a full today.

    As do my happy/nervous dance of joy and panic, I want to plug the Squaw Valley Writers' Conference, which I attended in 2013 and where I met Peter. Squaw has a huge commitment to supporting its attendees. The rule is that if you meet an agent there, you need only mention in the subject line "I met you at Squaw" and your query gets treated as though it were a referral (i.e., it goes to the top of the slush pile). It doesn't guarantee you rep, and I'm biting my nails now that I know he's going to read my whole manuscript, but it's so nice to see that promise being kept that I wanted to get the word out to my fellow AWers to consider attending the Squaw conference (which is one week in the summer every year).

    The other agent I met there was Michael Carlisle, and I'm going to query him today.

  6. #356
    I believe Stephen Barbara's moved to Inkwell. That might be why Foundry took him off the site.
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    Anyone know if Hannah Brown Gordon should be addressed as Ms. Gordon, or as Ms. Brown-Gordon? Am I wrong to assume the former, since the names aren't hyphenated on the website?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Roxxsmom View Post
    Anyone know if Hannah Brown Gordon should be addressed as Ms. Gordon, or as Ms. Brown-Gordon? Am I wrong to assume the former, since the names aren't hyphenated on the website?
    In my querying days, I addressed her as "Ms. Gordon." Like you, I assumed that if the name wasn't hyphenated, she must be using Brown as a middle name of sorts. Similarly, I always addressed my now-agent, Kate Schafer Testerman, as "Ms. Testerman," and it turns out that that's what she prefers (though she doesn't mind being called "Ms. Schafer Testerman," either).

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    Queried Adriann Ranta October 26th, with 3 chapters and a synopsis attached, received a kind rejection today.

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    Has anyone had any recent dealings with this agency or Jessica Regel in particular?

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    Sam Morgan has joined Foundry Literary + Media. He was at the JABerwocky Literary Agency, and his clients will be moving with him. He will focus on fantasy, science fiction, and horror.
    Running On Empty available now.

    The Right Hand Rule
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    From PM:Brandi Bowles has joined United Talent Agency as an agent. Previously, she was an agent for Foundry Literary + Media.
    Running On Empty available now.

    The Right Hand Rule
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