Quote Originally Posted by cool pop View Post
This isn't ideal to me. Say you sign with her and wait the year. What will stop her from dropping you or coming up with another excuse as to why she needs you to wait some more? You would have wasted a WHOLE year.
And a year is the minimum. As Tarley said, "my book would not be a priority for at least a year", so what's the maximum time limit here? Two years? What happens if, during the waiting period, the agent signs some established authors or receives manuscripts from her top clients?