Literary Monday Mash Up


Happy Memorial Day. I wanna say thank you so much to all that have served and are serving now. I don’t believe you get the honor you deserve. We love you and you’re definitely God’s living angels! Just wanted to get that in first. Hope all of my writers had a productive weekend in between all of that barbequeing and drinking. If not, let me remotivate you with the Indie Next List from Simon & Schuster for May:

The Kings & Queens of Roam Daniel Wallace

Seduction
M. J. Rose

The Ophelia Cut
John Lescroart

Agents seeking you out

William Boggess – Barer Literary
Fiction: strong voices that have authority
Nonfiction: literary memoir, popular science, narrative history and sportswriting
No practical nonfiction, YA or genre romance/thrillers/fantasy

Emma Patterson – Brandt & Hochman
Literary & commercial fiction, women’s fiction, historical fiction, narrative nonfiction, pop culture, memoir, food writing, YA and MG fiction and nonfiction

How about some upcoming conferences? Here you go?

Clarksville Writers Conference
Clarksville, TN – June 6-7
Attending agents: Gina Panterietti and Debbie Carter

“Books In Progress” Writers Conference
Leximgton, KY – June 7-8
Attending agents: Rita Rosenkrazz and Jessica Sinsheimer

Agents/editors Conference
Austin, TX – June 21-23
Attending agents: Sarah Davies, Stacey Glick, Meredith Kaffel, Kirby Kim, Taylor Martindale, Emmanuelle Morgen, Penny Nelson, Marcy Posner, Rita Rosenkranz, Susan Schulmen, Brooks Sherman, Ken Sherman, Becca Stumpf and Rachel Vogel

Jackson Hole Writers Conference
Jackson Hole, WY – June 27-29
Attending agents: Sheree Bykofsky, Chris Parris-Lamb, Stephanie Rostan and Sarah LaPolla

Hunt Country Writers Retreat
Middleburg,  VA – July 5-6
Attending agents: Shannon O’Neill, Jeff Kleinman and Anna Sproul-Latimer

Midwest Writers Workshops
Muncie, IN July 25-27
Attending agents: Sarah LaPolla, Victoria Marini, Amanda Luedeke and John Cusick

Northern Ohio SCBWI Conference
Cleveland, OH Sept 20-21
Attending agents: Linda Epstein and Karen Grencik

Writers Digest Conference West
Los Angeles, CA Sept 27-29
15-25 attending agents

San Francisco Writers Conference
San Francisco, CA Feb 13-16, 2014
Attending agents: 15-20 agents in agent speed dating

Peace and luv!

Posted from none other than your favorite writer’s favorite writer Ms Talia

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