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by kriheli
January 26th, 2011, 11:30 pm
Forum: Writing
Topic: How do you title a book?
Replies: 16
Views: 4977

Re: How do you title a book?

i like to have my titles have multiple meanings, open to many interpretations. i also like the title to be short enough that i can promote it in small posts on social media outlets. twitter constrains us to 140 characters leaving very little wiggle room to say much more than some titles. being mindf...
by kriheli
June 8th, 2010, 1:46 pm
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Old Ask Nathan Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 191189

Re: Ask Nathan

You have as much leeway as you want, really. I don't think anyone is going to reject you if you have a great concept and great writing but your query is in a strange format. That said, trust me, there isn't a new or original way to write a query - we've seen it all. So when something comes in that'...
by kriheli
June 7th, 2010, 11:16 am
Forum: Ask Nathan
Topic: Old Ask Nathan Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 191189

Re: Ask Nathan

Nathan, How creative can a writer get with a query without being off-putting? See, the way I see things is that most industry folks seek standard/formal query letters. I feel this confines the author's ability to really show what he/she is about. I know there are work-arounds and ways of making your...