12 Feb

here’s something to sooooooooooo look forward to. Hmmm!

Anna L. Davis

Snoopy-writingWriters want all the secrets. We hang on the words of published authors, as if what worked for them will open some magic door for the rest of us. We scour books on what agents want, what editors need, and what the market will withstand. We go to conferences, drink coffee by the carafe, read magazines like Writer’s Digest, and whisper to each other about query drafts. Sometimes we actually write.

It’s a treacherous way to live.

That’s why I went undercover as an editorial intern at Henery Press, a Dallas-area publishing house that specializes in mystery and suspense. What better way to learn about publishing, right?

Now in full disclosure, I didn’t really go undercover. I didn’t buy special spy-gear, create a mask with a 3D printer, or find a wig (though it would probably be neon pink if I did, probably not the best for covert operations)…

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3 Responses to “”

  1. annaldavis February 12, 2013 at 2:38 pm #

    Thanks for the reblog! Now I’m curious about what you are someday wanting to publish 🙂

  2. Mustang.Koji February 13, 2013 at 2:13 am #

    How have you been doing, S1ngal? Its been kinda quiet from your part of the world… 😉

    • s1ngal February 13, 2013 at 10:35 pm #

      Hmmm… I’d like to blame it on the writer’s block 😀

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