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Saturday, April 25 • 4:00pm - 4:50pm
[LEGACY] Do You Wan to Be a Paperback Writer? Don't Listen to the Beatles

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CANCELLED due to COVID-19
"Paperback Writer" is a great song, but an absolutely awful example of a query letter. The panel will use the song as a framework to introduce the dos and don'ts of how to interact on a professional level with publishers, agents, etc.

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avatar for Michael W. Lucas

Michael W. Lucas

Author
I pay the mortgage writing novels and nonfiction books. Best known for BSD tech books, the Immortal Clay series, and (heaven help me) satirical Linux erotica. Talk to me about BSD operating systems, pet rats, martial arts, writing and publishing, and gelato.Latest tech books: SSH... Read More →
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Michael Cieslak

Editor in Chief, Dragon's Roost Press
Michael Cieslak is a lifetime reader and writer of horror, mystery, and speculative fiction. A native of Detroit, he still lives within 500 yards of the city with his wife and their two dogs Tesla and Titus. The house is covered in Halloween decorations in October and dragons the... Read More →
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Cassandra Morgan

Author, Narrator, Certified Crazy Cat Lady, White Whisker Publications
Award-Winning Author, Narrator, and Speaker Extraordinaire!Cassandra Morgan (C.P. Morgan) is the author of:- YA Fantasy series The Kingdoms of Chartile (Prophecy, Magic, and coming soon Illusion)- Paranormal Cozy Mystery series The Silver Fox Mysteries (Prison of Thenemi, Prowl of... Read More →
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Mary Lynne Gibbs

I'm an author of (mostly) fantasy for YA - Adult audiences. I love crafts, my violin, & my pets (dogs, chickens, & bearded dragons). I have an obsession with Supernatural, Once Upon a Time, and The Flash. I'm a pretty darn good cake decorator, too!


Saturday April 25, 2020 4:00pm - 4:50pm EDT
Room 1017 [Podcast/Media] Located on the Westin 10th Floor, Hospitality Suite 1017

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