Poetry

My Conference Adventures in Wyoming …

Just got back from the 2009 Wyoming Writers Annual Conference in Casper, WY. Good conference! Attendance was up this year and almost all of the writers I met were very passionate about what they were doing. It's almost energizing to be among writers who just love to write.

Around the WD Properties: 3-30-2009

Here are some cool thingsgoing on around Writer’s Digest Webinar: Query Letter Writing        How to Write a Book Query Letter that Gets a Response         Live Event: Thursday, April 9, 2009; 1 p.m. Eastern         Submit your one-page book query letter for potential critique in this hands-on session...

Literary Agents for Poets?

Thanks to a tip from another WD blog, Poetic Asides, I heard about a good article on the Writer Beware site addressing how big-name literary agents never accept poetry submissions. Here’s a snippet from the article:       “Listen up, poets. Apart from celebrity projects and writers who are already well-known, successful literary agents...