Historical Research for Fiction Writers: Where to Start (and When to Stop) by J. Kathleen Cheney

My name is J. Kathleen Cheney and I’m an author of Historical Fantasy. Research can be a bit like an addiction, it pulls you in and it’s hard to quit. I think that’s the reason I’ve published three novels in that field (The Golden City series), and why I continue to write short fiction and… Read More

Nadia Cornier, agent at Firebrand Literary, to attend DFWCon April 23-24

We’ve got another exciting agent announcement for you! Nadia Cornier of Firebrand Literary will attend the DFW Writers Conference, April 23-24 in Fort Worth. Nadia likes to surround herself with inspiring, brilliant people who have out-of-the-box ideas, and she’s always looking for a way to do things just a bit better. She is happiest when… Read More

Agent Bree Ogden of Red Sofa Literary to attend DFW Writers Conference, April 23-24 in Fort Worth

We’re thrilled to announce that literary agent Bree Ogden will attend the DFW Writers Conference April 23-24, representing Red Sofa Literary! Prior to jointing Red Sofa, Bree was an agent with D4EO Literary for more than three years and an associate literary agent at Martin Literary Management for nearly two years, representing a wide variety… Read More

Monica Odom of Bradford Literary joins DFWCon’s agent lineup

We’re delighted to add Monica Odom of Bradford Literary Agency to our 2016 agents lineup! Monica joined Bradford in 2015. Before that she spent five years managing finance, sub-rights and social media at Liza Dawson Associates, and became an associate agent there in 2013. Monica earned her Masters in Publishing: Digital & Print Media from New York… Read More

Literary agent Steven Salpeter of Curtis Brown Ltd joins DFWCon, April 23-24

Next up in our literary agent lineup for DFWCon 2016 is Steven Salpeter of Curtis Brown, Ltd. A graduate of the University of Florida, Steven was the editor-in-chief of Tea and founder of the Palmetto Prize for Fiction and the Blackbird Prize for Poetry. He began his publishing career at Writers House and Brandt &… Read More