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by otherside89girl
April 1st, 2010, 7:03 pm
Forum: Procrastination
Topic: Contest ideas?
Replies: 33
Views: 11150

Re: Contest ideas?

Main character name! haha.
by otherside89girl
April 1st, 2010, 5:13 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: How important is a working title?
Replies: 6
Views: 1078

Re: How important is a working title?

Thanks Nathan :)
by otherside89girl
April 1st, 2010, 1:46 am
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: How important is a working title?
Replies: 6
Views: 1078

Re: How important is a working title?

When you put it that way, it does sound quite sad... It just seems SO important, but I guess the agent will always know it can be changed. Hmm...
by otherside89girl
March 31st, 2010, 8:23 pm
Forum: Procrastination
Topic: What writing disorder do you suffer from?
Replies: 49
Views: 11209

Re: What writing disorder do you suffer from?

Commas! Apparently I was taught in elementary school to use a comma whenever I want to pause... or something weird like that, so now I have to go back after I write a bit and delete the excess commas.
by otherside89girl
March 31st, 2010, 8:19 pm
Forum: Procrastination
Topic: How old are you?
Replies: 113
Views: 23132

Re: How old are you?

I'm 20, been writing "forever"...except in high school... And started my almost-finished novel when I was 19.
by otherside89girl
March 31st, 2010, 8:16 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Question about sending "first 5 pages"
Replies: 3
Views: 963

Re: Question about sending "first 5 pages"

That makes sense, thank you! I saw one agency that requests 20 pages so I was worried about accidentally sending them 40...
by otherside89girl
March 31st, 2010, 8:15 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: How important is a working title?
Replies: 6
Views: 1078

How important is a working title?

I'm having a lot of trouble coming up with a title, so I'm wondering if agents really care whether you have one or not. Would an agent be annoyed to see "UNTITLED" or something?

Do most of you have working titles (if you're finished or close to finished with your MS)?

Thanks!
by otherside89girl
March 31st, 2010, 7:57 pm
Forum: Finding An Agent
Topic: Question about sending "first 5 pages"
Replies: 3
Views: 963

Question about sending "first 5 pages"

Hi! I'm wondering about how to send an agent the first 5 pages in an email... I know Nathan said formatting doesn't matter since it's an email, so that's not what I'm asking about. I'm wondering if I should double space in the word document before I paste (so I would really be sending the first 2.5 ...