Literary agent & VP at Dystel, Goderich & Bourret.
New York, NY
#querytip: The process of querying may make you super nervous. MOST people feel that way. But don't turn that into talking yourself down. You don't have to say things like, "if you even like it." It's self-sabotage, and though it makes my heart hurt, it doesn't make me request.
Jim McCarthy @JimMcCarthy528"You do not receive more than 1 or 2 proposals a week that are written professionally, as mine was. So stop being a sanctimonious cunt."