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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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  • in lieu of a useful article, look what I did!

    August 17, 2006

    Cynthea

    Hey everyone, I have to thank Lisa Albert for introducing me to this cool feature. If you’re at work, turn down your computer volume and check out my MySpace page at http://www.myspace.com/cynth_e_a. Scroll down a bit for the show! ...

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  • free-tique round: doors are closed!

    August 16, 2006

    Cynthea

    DOORS ARE CLOSED!!!!  1) Tell me if you are a re-tiquee or a new tiquee. See http://www.cynthealiu.com/freetiques if you don't know what you are. 2) In that email, ATTACH, ATTACH, ATTACH your FIRST three chapters OR your full PB/ER to cynthealiu AT ...

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  • proof of my insanity: what’s cooking tonight

    August 11, 2006

    Cynthea

    No, I'm not planning some huge tique-a-thon.  I'm going to talk about something else. Like how I'm crazy. Because I've invited five people for dinner. Plus Snoop. Plus Hubbie. = Seven guests. Here's evidence I am delusional. What I'm cooking tonight  Fried Wontons- I ...

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  • firedrill results: congratulations!

    August 10, 2006

    Cynthea

    Here it is folk, the results… BUT FIRST, let me say (for Snoop), that this was a very hard decision to make. Snoop saw the time and care that went into each of these scenes. And Snoop wants to remind you: ...

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  • scbwi-la: part deux and a word about firedrill

    August 10, 2006

    Cynthea

    Ah yes! I just finished another round of free-tiques. People, you're making my brain hurt with all this fabuloso writing. AGH. Which brings me to talk about SCBWI-LA again. Since I can't blog about tiquees without exposing their identities, I will ...

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