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  • wish my other treasurable crit buddy good luck!

    August 31, 2006

    Cynthea

    Who deserves a shout-out today? My other treasurable crit buddy Tammi Sauer! She will be participating in Encyclo-Media. This event is huge. Now hop on over to Tammi’s blog and wish her good luck (or if you’re lazy just leave it ...

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  • congratulations, beverly patt!

    August 29, 2006

    Cynthea

    You know her as Beb. Bubba. B. I know her as the woman who just landed a Blooming Tree Press contract for her novel OF ATVS AND ANGELS! Bev will be coming to an LJ near you. But until that time, feel ...

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  • me? trying to do too much?

    August 25, 2006

    Cynthea

    Yes, I think so. I can no longer keep up with the free-tiquing as I have been. I need to scale back (Snoop says so). However, I’ve become quite fond of working with all of you and I know I can’t ...

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  • free-tiques: traffic cop round begins!

    August 24, 2006

    Cynthea

    DOORS ARE CLOSED!!!!!!!!!  Before you send anything, read this post in full and carefully (the email address has changed among other things). I know many of you have been killing to send me stuff already under consideration with agents and editors. SO ...

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  • anyone hungry? photo of the feast

    August 24, 2006

    Cynthea

    Hey everyone (pardon for the interruption again. I’m learning how to use FLICKR. Neat!), Anyhow, here’s a photo of the “I need an emergency dessert” feast I held a couple of weeks ago. Thanks to everyone for the suggestions and recipes. ...

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  • snoop in action

    August 24, 2006

    Cynthea

    This is why I love Snoop doubly much. Guess what I’m feeding him? Snoop, you ready? Get set! Go! Now how can you beat that? (Click a photo to ...

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  • what’s here

    August 23, 2006

    Cynthea

    Under , you’ll find another popular series of articles (Anatomy of a Query Letter, Synopsis, etc.,. You’ll learn everything you could possibly want to know about submitting to editors and agents, down to the WEIGHT of the paper to use ...

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  • what’s here

    August 23, 2006

    Cynthea

    Under , you’ll find all my announcements and updates on free-tique round openings, contests, and so on. Get your “send” button finger ready. You never know when your turn has come. Muhahahahaha!

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  • what’s here

    August 23, 2006

    Cynthea

    Under , you’ll find one of my most popular article series: Revision 9-1-1. These articles help pinpoint common things I notice when I look at works for free-tiques. Maybe reading these posts might save you some time, refresh your memory, ...

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  • what’s here

    August 23, 2006

    Cynthea

    Under , you’ll find articles on beginning your editor search, how to communicate with editors, submisson protocol, as well as a monster list of editor links. Have a suggestion for an article? Can’t find your answer here? Leave a comment.

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