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2008|2007|2006

Getting Published, with Janice Ballenger:

Getting Published, with Jean Tennant:

Additional Material for this series:

  • Read the prologue to Jean Tennant's unpublished novel, Karaoke Nights at the Twilight Lounge, here.
  • Read chapter 1 of Jean Tennant's unpublished novel, Karaoke Nights at the Twilight Lounge, here.
  • Read the rewritten chapter 1 that brings the action forward here.
  • Read chapter 2 of Jean Tennant's unpublished novel, Karaoke Nights at the Twilight Lounge, here.
  • Read Jean's agent query letter here.
  • Read Jean's interesting rejection letter here.


Getting Published, with Mark Leslie:

Additional Material for this series:

  • Read Mark's original story here.
  • Read "Scene with Mack" here.
  • Read Mick Halpin's critique of "Scene with Mack" here.
  • Read the scene in which Mark introduces his protagonist's girlfriend here.
  • Read Mick Halpin's critique of the scene in which Mark introduces his protagonist's girlfriend here.
  • Read parts of chapters 9 and 10 interleaved with another Mick Halpin critique here.