Why You Don’t Need an Agent

I recently gave a speech before the largest chapter of the venerable California Writers Club (founded by Jack London) entitled “Why You Don’t Need An Agent”. There were a lot of writers in attendance so I guess I hit a hot button. For so many decades...

How to Find an Agent – Part I

Over the holidays, I took the time to catch up on reading queries (I’m not totally caught up, but I’m getting there!), and I thought to do a series of posts for all the writers that resolved to try and find themselves an agent in 2015! To kick things off,...

SF/F Subcategories

Hi guys! 2015 is off and running, and I’m so excited to share all kinds of big client news that will be coming soon. For now, I wanted to go over something that’s crossed my mind as I’ve caught up on my query inbox — a lot of queries use genre...

Get Your Ego out of Your Query

We’re back open to queries, and it’s like the floodgates have opened (you folks have been saving up for us, haven’t you). There are tons of resources out there with tons of query tips, but I’d like to touch on something most people aren’t really talking about: the ego...

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year, readers! We’re pleased to be back to work here at Fuse. If you’ve been holding off on querying, the floodgates are now open. QUERY AWAY! New Years Resolutions A lot of authors set goals to accomplish around this time. I thought I’d...