Collab with Natalia Leigh: Traditional Publishing vs. Self Publishing | Part 2

iWriterly joins Natalia Leigh, indie author of HIGH BORN and WAY OF SPEARS, for the second video in a two-part collab on self vs. traditional publishing. In this video, Natalia asks Meg LaTorre questions about the traditional publishing process: things to avoid doing when seeking literary representation, helpful writing resources, author platform, and more.   … Continue reading Collab with Natalia Leigh: Traditional Publishing vs. Self Publishing | Part 2

iWriterly Video: Author Interview with Kim Chance

Get an inside look at Kim Chance's debut novel, KEEPER, her writing process, and author platform in this iWriterly video. KEEPER is a YA fantasy about sixteen-year-old bookworm, Lainey Styles, who is attacked by the ghost of an ancient witch. Lainey soon discovers she’s a Keeper, a witch whose job is to guard a spell … Continue reading iWriterly Video: Author Interview with Kim Chance

iWriterly Video: How to Get a Literary Agent

Looking to get your book traditionally published but not sure how to get a literary agent? Watch the latest iWriterly video to learn how to secure literary representation—including how much editing your manuscript actually needs, how to write a query letter, what the key differences are between a query letter and synopsis, how to most … Continue reading iWriterly Video: How to Get a Literary Agent

Deeper Dive into the Querying Process: Hologram Radio Interviews Meg LaTorre-Snyder in Covered Podcast Episode

Meg LaTorre-Snyder joins Harry C. Marks on Hologram Radio's COVERED podcast for an episode on querying, writing, editing, and the book publishing industry. Literary agent apprentice Meg LaTorre-Snyder discusses her role at Corvisiero Literary Agency and answers listener questions about the querying process. Should you personalize a query? Should writers worry about chasing trends? What … Continue reading Deeper Dive into the Querying Process: Hologram Radio Interviews Meg LaTorre-Snyder in Covered Podcast Episode

SavvyAuthors Blog: How to Get a Literary Agent

Getting published in today’s world is a test of a writer’s persistence, patience, and—most importantly—willingness to do a lot of hard work. When I first started digging into the weird world of book publishing, I remember having a few distinct feelings: Nausea A craving for cheese and carbs—ideally, both An overwhelming desire for a concise(ish) … Continue reading SavvyAuthors Blog: How to Get a Literary Agent