How to Find a Literary Agent

People often ask me at conferences, “How do I find an agent?” To that, I say, “Hello. You’ve found one.” But it’s not just about finding an agent. There are agents everywhere. The important part is finding the best agent for your work. So how do you do that?...

Copyrights and wrongs

Let’s talk about copyright. It’s very important to authors, since it’s how they make their money. But I’ve seen and heard a lot of people misunderstand copyright. (Disclaimer: My knowledge of copyright comes from US law. Foreign authors may...