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- February 1st, 2010, 7:04 pm
- Forum: Queries
- Topic: Query Time Tourism again, just when you thought it was over
- Replies: 57
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Set in modern day, Azomyn Jakorus is a young immortal from a secretive race who accidentally travels forward in time twenty years. There is a adjective placement issue here. Presumably you are intending to say that your story is set in the modern day. However, it sounds lie Azomyn is "set in the mo...
I tend to understand my characters very holistically; as a result, I will try to articulate a lot of their attributes by filling out a Myspace survey (laugh if you must) or similar "personality quiz" for them. Much of the time, I'll discover something I didn't know I knew. The stories I write tend n...
- December 10th, 2009, 6:14 pm
- Forum: Finding An Agent
- Topic: Pitching a "Cross-Genre" Work
- Replies: 3
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My current project is a novel which combines several disparate genres-- historical, metafiction/postmodernism, and satire/humor. Although it's a WIP, I've already had trouble "pitching" the book when I attempt to explain it to writing groups or other people who might help me with revision. Any exper...