5 Upcoming Writers Conferences

Debra L. Butterfield

Photo courtesy of Carol J. Sharp

Writers conferences are not only great places to learn, but they are a lot of fun to attend!

I enjoy teaching at conferences as much as I enjoy attending them. That’s me in the pic above, teaching at the Called to Write Conference in Pittsburg, Kansas, this past April.

At conferences, you’ll learn about writing and the world of publishing as well as be able to present your work to agents and editors. You’ll also be able to network with other writers and make new friendships.

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9 Literary Agents Accepting Submissions

Looking for a Literary Agent?If you’re looking for literary agents, here are 9 from the top 50 agencies. Read what the agent accepts and then read and follow the agency’s submission guidelines before submitting. This will improve your chances of being read!

Many literary agencies also blog, offering insight into the publishing and literary agent world, as well as advice on the craft of writing. Check them out.

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Rainbow Literary Agent

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Be that as it may, many authors seek an agent and for good reason.

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Looking for a Literary Agent?You want to sell your manuscript, right?

But the time and energy required for your publisher search can be exhausting. And you’d really rather spend that time and energy toward your next writing project. 

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7 Literary Agencies Taking Submissions

Finding an agent can be as difficult as finding a publisher, but having an agent does have benefits. Read through the information provided on their websites, and be as particular about the agencies you query as you would about querying a publisher.

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