6.15.2012

my precious


yes, please do take a moment to admire the lovely. this robin's egg blue pretty was a college gift to my mother-in-law in 1968 (which i am *honored* to have), and is the first of many typewriters i plan to collect.

one day i will have an office with wall to wall shelving lined of typewriters, books, and candles. that's the dream anyway.


alright, onto more pressing matters...

i have unlocked a secret and it is called TWITTER. yes, i realize i'm several years late, BUT, wow! if you're a writer trying to find an agent, i implore you to get a twitter account and start following your favorite literary agents and fellow authors. oh the information (and randoms) you will gain!!! trust me. warning: 'tis addictive.

AND, more exciting news on the writing front. after entering (and not getting close to winning) several critique/agent pitch contests, i've received another request for partial material (the old fashioned query-an-agent way). so as of now, i am waiting to hear back on two partials.


back to writing...listening to this:


happy friday!


7 comments:

  1. Found your blog via Krista's Mother.Write -- you didn't leave your email address, but I'd love to chat sometime and see if we could critique or beta read for each other, your project sounds really interesting.

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  2. i didn't see your post, but linked to your blog. will email you...now.

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  3. I miss the picture of tattooed arms...

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  4. I, also would like to be your reader of the Beta variety.
    My post is a few after yours on Krista's Blog.
    EMAIL ME!

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  5. thanks C.G... i got tired of looking at it, but surely will put it back up at some point.

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  6. ryan, will email you and thanks in advance!

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  7. If you are looking for readers for your work, I will gladly do so. Why, I'll even offer you my thoughts! I know how difficult it is to actually "release" it, but it has to be done sometime... Of course I would maintain utmost confidentiality. Anyway, just a thought. If you're tempted email me at cgayling on gmail.

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