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February 15th, 2005

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01:36 pm - Another interview meme!
Ask me one question - any one - about my writing, then post this in your LJ so I can satisfy my curiosity about yours...
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Date:February 22nd, 2005 09:47 pm (UTC)

Re: coincidence....

I was in Chapters, and I noticed a CSI tie-in on the shelf. A new one must have just come out.

I am now tempted to go buy CSI tie-in novels. Because I just can't get enough of Grissom. *facepalm*

I'd be tempted to think you had enough of a portfolio to choose from. If you wanted to write tie-ins, I think you might have a shot, if you started sending stuff around.

I don't know how people work that sort of thing. Many tie-in authors have had original works published (*points to EVERYONE who has written for Star Wars*), and the two online fic authors I know were both approached by the publisher, who had somehow discovered their online fic (or so I believe...one Quantum Leap, one Wiseguys).

Maybe I'll finish my original novels and get published...and then eventually wind up writing in other universes as well. Hey, I can dream.
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Date:February 23rd, 2005 12:47 am (UTC)

Re: coincidence....

What I mean to say is: You write a story outline, and a sample chapter. And then you send them WITH an SASE, and the worst thing you can get is a rejection letter. Next to that, they could tell you they're not accepting unsolicited manuscripts, but thank you for your efforts. After that, I suppose being ignored sucks.

The best thing you can get is acceptance. The next best thing is interest.

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