My Query
Promotion

My Query

Last August, I wrote and memorized a three-minute pitch for the 2012 Willamette Writers Conference. The pitch was successful and I am hoping for more positive responses at the 2013 Faith and Culture Writing Conference. But since I will only ever meet a handful of agents in person, I am also working on a query … Continue reading

The Pitch
Promotion

The Pitch

Every author needs a pitch. Here’s mine, honed by a weekend of practice at the 2012 Willamette Writers Conference: My name is David Ozab, and my 80,000-word memoir, titled A Smile for Anna, tells the story of my daughter’s life from the womb to age four, including her cleft diagnosis and surgery, her motor-speech disorder, … Continue reading