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What We Talk About When We Talk About Manuscripts

July 17, 2014 • 2 Comments

When writers submit their projects for possible publication, it can feel like all of that hard work has been sucked into a black hole, especially if the response is ultimately a rejection. Having your project…

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Ask an Editor: How to Avoid the Dreaded “No”

15 Comments June 28, 2012 • 15 Comments

Today we post the fifth installment in our Ask an Algonquin Editor┬áseries. Executive Editor Chuck Adams shares what aspiring authors should NOT do. These tips will help you avoid getting a quick rejection for your…

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Ask An Editor: Chuck Adams On Getting To Yes

6 Comments April 12, 2012 • 6 Comments

Today we post our fourth installment in our Ask an Algonquin Editor┬áseries. Executive editor Chuck Adams shares what editors look for in manuscripts and how aspiring authors can work towards hearing “yes” from an editor.…

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