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On (mostly) closing my slush pile

I owe you all several blog posts. Things have been pretty busy around here lately. I completed my summer experiment in changing the way I receive submissions, and overall I was very pleased with the results. Here are some of … Continue reading

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Here’s what’s happening this summer

I dare you, agents. I double dare you to close your slush pile, take a sweep of the internet, and solicit submissions from marginalized ppl. — sarah HANNAH gómez (@shgmclicious) February 6, 2016 Okay, here we go! I am now … Continue reading

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Happy book birthday to REBELLIOUS SPIRITS by Ruth Ball!

It’s October 1st, and Ruth Ball‘s brilliant, highly entertaining debut, Rebellious Spirits, is out RIGHT NOW. It’s a delicious warm cosy book for the autumn, like sitting down with a good friend and a glass of something warming and listening … Continue reading

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2014: Big decisions, luck and gratitude

I’ve been trying to think of something interesting to write in my end-of-year review post, but I’m discovering that it’s actually quite hard to write a review of the year when your year has been dominated by one massive decision … Continue reading

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Agenting life

I can’t tell you how much I’ve missed being in publishing. I’m glad I took some time out to do my translation MA – I’m fascinated by translation in an academic sense (if I ever did any further study I’d … Continue reading

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Fresh start.

Hi everybody! I live in Toronto now. Life at the moment is a bit of a weird whirlwind of apartment-hunting and opening bank accounts and figuring out what lives where at the supermarket. We’ve been here nearly a week now … Continue reading

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Changes

In three weeks’ time, I will be on a plane to Vancouver. I will not be coming back to the UK for…a while. Those of you who follow me on Twitter may have heard about my move to Canada already. … Continue reading

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