Queeries

An advice column on all things (LGBTQ+) literary. Responses debut on the second Thursday of the month. Sign up for a membership so you never miss a post!

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For Free Subscribers:

1. "Is My Agent A Scammer?"

2. "My Debut Didn’t Sell. Am I a Failure?"

3. "Somebody Published My Idea Before Me. Now What?"

4. "How Can I Fix the Slow Middle of My Story?"

5. "How Do I Find My Dream Agent?"

6. "How is Everyone Else Able to Write for a Living?"

7. Next question arrives 3/14/24!

For Paid Subscribers:

1. "How Worried Should I Be About ChatGPT?"

2. "Why Do I Feel So Bad After Workshopping?"

3. "Why Do Literary Journals Take So Long?"

4. "Should I Copyright My Work Before Sending It to an Agent?"

5. "Do I Have to Include Covid in My Plot?"

6. "How Do I Deal with Imposter Syndrome?"

7. Next question arrives 3/14/24!