Agents, Blog, Writing

Character and new agent Alexandra Penfold

In her first event as an agent, former Simon & Schuster editor Alexandra Penfold spent a weekend teaching writers about character, and I was thrilled to be among them. After an impressive career in book publishing, Alexandra moved to the other side of the desk this year, accepting an agenting position at Upstart Crow Literary.… Continue reading Character and new agent Alexandra Penfold


Agent leaving

News today that literary agent Colleen Lindsey of Fine Print Literary Management is leaving agenting -- yep, not moving to another agency, but saying goodbye to that job and moving back into publishing. This sounds like great news for Colleen, and I wish her congratulations and best wishes on her new online job with Penguin.… Continue reading Agent leaving