It's the smell of an agenda, frankly.
Your language is marked in particular ways; ways that were oddly familiar.
Now, I know why. I've read your prose before.
The fact that a state attorney general is suing Fletcher/Writers' Literary Agency is enough to give any writer more than a little concern.
Huh??? I'm not published. This is totally nuts. Are you serious?
She never said you were published, Nick. However, if one scrolls down to the comments on the link she provided, there's your name on a comment with a few choice words of advice for Victoria.
All she did was show why you sound familiar.