Read Books By AWers!

Welcome to the AbsoluteWrite Water Cooler! Please read The Newbie Guide To Absolute Write

editing for authors ad

A publisher or agency using Google ads to solicit your novel probably isn't anyone you want to write for.


Go Back   Absolute Write Water Cooler > The Break Room > Goals and Accomplishments
Register FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-17-2012, 10:02 PM   #26
Stiger05
practical experience, FTW
 
Stiger05's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Huntsville, AL
Posts: 1,968
Stiger05 has earned our admirationStiger05 has earned our admirationStiger05 has earned our admirationStiger05 has earned our admiration
Thanks everyone!! It was a lot of work, and I had myself completely prepared for rejection. I couldn't have done it without the wonderful folks here at AW!
__________________
"There is no, life I know, to compare with pure imagination, living there, you'll be free, if you truly wish to be."

Writing some stuff, editing some stuff, you know, the same old same old.

My blog
Twitter

Stiger05 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-17-2012, 10:07 PM   #27
TudorRose
not napping... brainstorming!
 
TudorRose's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: UK
Posts: 490
TudorRose is a shiny, shiny jewelTudorRose is a shiny, shiny jewel
Congratulations, that's great news!
TudorRose is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2012, 07:33 AM   #28
Smiley0501
Lurker, now activated. :-)
 
Smiley0501's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: The Northeast, USA
Posts: 2,250
Smiley0501 should run for PresidentSmiley0501 should run for PresidentSmiley0501 should run for PresidentSmiley0501 should run for PresidentSmiley0501 should run for PresidentSmiley0501 should run for President
Congrats!!!!!! I am so proud of you Stiger and I know I congratulated you at Old People & Twitter but had to do it here too!!!!! <3
__________________
You can call me *~Smiley~*

Of Fragile Things: agented and working on revisions
Repped by Carr1e H0wland of Donadio & Olson
Smiley0501 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-18-2012, 10:58 PM   #29
LadyA
Listening to Bastille on repeat
 
LadyA's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Devon girl living in Oxford, England
Posts: 1,813
LadyA should run for PresidentLadyA should run for PresidentLadyA should run for PresidentLadyA should run for PresidentLadyA should run for PresidentLadyA should run for President
Woohoo!! Well done And Mandy Hubbard is an awesome agent, I've heard
__________________
Amy x

Y, M & ECG - YA Contemp (62k)

WHAT I DIDN'T TELL Y0U - YA Contemp (76k)

HIS & Y0URS & NEVER MINE - YA Contemp. Querying.

UNTITLED - YA Contemp (WIP)

twitter tumblr
LadyA is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-19-2012, 02:26 AM   #30
trocadero
practical experience, FTW
 
trocadero's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Hong Kong
Posts: 650
trocadero is a shiny, shiny jeweltrocadero is a shiny, shiny jewel
That is fantastic news! Congratulations!
__________________
The blog
trocadero is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-19-2012, 06:27 AM   #31
Renee Collins
Plotting . . .
 
Renee Collins's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: Beautiful Colorado
Posts: 957
Renee Collins leaves trails of profuse coolnessRenee Collins leaves trails of profuse coolnessRenee Collins leaves trails of profuse coolnessRenee Collins leaves trails of profuse coolnessRenee Collins leaves trails of profuse coolness
Awesome news!! Way to go
__________________
I do the whole writer blog thing . . .
Oh, and twitter too.

RELIC, a YA fantasy set in the Old West, coming Fall 2013 with Entangled Teen!
Renee Collins is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-20-2012, 12:35 AM   #32
mayqueen
practical experience, FTW
 
mayqueen's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Posts: 2,512
mayqueen is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmayqueen is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmayqueen is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmayqueen is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmayqueen is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmayqueen is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmayqueen is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmayqueen is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmayqueen is so great that we've run out of appropriate compliments
That's so wonderful! I'm glad to hear it. Congratulations!
__________________
"I'd rather be a cyborg than a goddess." -Donna Haraway
mayqueen is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-20-2012, 03:41 AM   #33
heyjude
Making my own sunshine
AW Moderator
 
heyjude's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Gulf coast of FL
Posts: 16,813
heyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsheyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsheyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsheyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsheyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsheyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsheyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsheyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsheyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsheyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsheyjude is so great that we've run out of appropriate compliments
Congratulations!
heyjude is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-20-2012, 06:13 AM   #34
ohthatmomagain
writing, working, weeping, winning
 
ohthatmomagain's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2011
Posts: 592
ohthatmomagain is a splendid one to beholdohthatmomagain is a splendid one to beholdohthatmomagain is a splendid one to behold
Oh wow! Congratulations!!!!!
__________________
available now CROSSING THE DEEP--

Out Now SAINT SLOAN
...every saint as a past...

Twitter: @martieKay



ohthatmomagain is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 04:39 AM   #35
Kats
practical experience, FTW
 
Kats's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Location: California
Posts: 482
Kats is a glorious beacon of lightKats is a glorious beacon of light
Very exciting - congratulations!
Kats is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 06:40 PM   #36
Stiger05
practical experience, FTW
 
Stiger05's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Huntsville, AL
Posts: 1,968
Stiger05 has earned our admirationStiger05 has earned our admirationStiger05 has earned our admirationStiger05 has earned our admiration
This is why I love the writing community. All the love!
__________________
"There is no, life I know, to compare with pure imagination, living there, you'll be free, if you truly wish to be."

Writing some stuff, editing some stuff, you know, the same old same old.

My blog
Twitter

Stiger05 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 06:51 PM   #37
randi.lee
More cowbell!
 
randi.lee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: New England, USA
Posts: 1,018
randi.lee is a shiny, shiny jewelrandi.lee is a shiny, shiny jewel
Excellent news! Congrats!!
__________________
Facebook | Twitter
The Emotional Process of Writing a Novel

Please try not to take me too seriously. What I've posted above is most likely in jest.

Snap! A Quite Quick Collection now available on Amazon.
randi.lee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 06:59 PM   #38
quickWit
Totally Ninja!
 
quickWit's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: I had something for this...
Posts: 14,147
quickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsquickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsquickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsquickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsquickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsquickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsquickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsquickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsquickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsquickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsquickWit is so great that we've run out of appropriate compliments
*yawn*









Congrats!
__________________
Grill me a cheese.
quickWit is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-21-2012, 07:00 PM   #39
Perks
delicate #!&@*#! flower
 
Perks's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: At some altitude
Posts: 16,093
Perks is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsPerks is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsPerks is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsPerks is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsPerks is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsPerks is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsPerks is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsPerks is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsPerks is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsPerks is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsPerks is so great that we've run out of appropriate compliments
Wonderful news! Hope your adventure is swift and successful.
Perks is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 03:57 AM   #40
mellymel
I find ur lack of faith disturbing
 
mellymel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: I'm not sure, but if you find me, for the love of God, please let me know!
Posts: 4,104
mellymel is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmellymel is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmellymel is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmellymel is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmellymel is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmellymel is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmellymel is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmellymel is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsmellymel is so great that we've run out of appropriate compliments
I know I congratulated you in OPTWFT forums, but CONGRATULATIONS AGAIN BECAUSE YOU ARE AWESOME AND I'M SO PROUD OF YOU AND SUPER SUPER EXCITED FOR YOU AND YOUR STORY!!! (ETA: and future stories )
__________________
"The good thing about telling the truth is that there's nothing to remember."--John Ford Noonan (playwright)
"Falling on your face is still moving forward."--Ron Maranian (comedian)


Find me on Twitter!: melksan
mellymel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 05:24 AM   #41
JKRowley
practical experience, FTW
 
JKRowley's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 698
JKRowley is on a distinguished road


I congratulated you on another thread too, but wanted to do it again. I am so proud of you! I hope you and your agent have a profitable relationship.
__________________
Jill
Debut YA novel, "Divided Moon" - now available!

Twitter - @MoonOverMadison
Blog - http://jillysbookblog.blogspot.com
JKRowley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 08:01 PM   #42
AuburnAssassin
Darkly Romantic Curmudgeon
 
AuburnAssassin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Pacific NW USA
Posts: 2,545
AuburnAssassin is better than ice cream with hot fudgeAuburnAssassin is better than ice cream with hot fudgeAuburnAssassin is better than ice cream with hot fudgeAuburnAssassin is better than ice cream with hot fudgeAuburnAssassin is better than ice cream with hot fudgeAuburnAssassin is better than ice cream with hot fudgeAuburnAssassin is better than ice cream with hot fudge
Wow! Good for you!
__________________
Claire

By Claire Gillian (Romance):
The P.U.R.E.

Purely Relative

By Lila Shaw (Erotic Romance & Erotica):

All's Fair in Love and War

Vixen and the Pea
Soul of the Succubus
Prometheus Unstitched
Succubus Games
Succubus Steam

Wild West Succubus

COMING LATE 2014: Louder Than Words by Iris St. Clair
(YA)

Claire's Blog | Lila's Blog | Iris's Blog
AuburnAssassin is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-30-2012, 08:12 PM   #43
StoryG27
Weird is what I do.
 
StoryG27's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: TN
Posts: 10,136
StoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsStoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsStoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsStoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsStoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsStoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsStoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsStoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsStoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsStoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate complimentsStoryG27 is so great that we've run out of appropriate compliments
Happy dance time!!!!



All that hard work paid off. Congratulations!!!!!
__________________
AKA: storygirl
StoryG27 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-06-2012, 06:29 PM   #44
Netz
Freshly caught writing bug lives!
 
Netz's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: The view from my stained glass window suggests by a moonlit lake someplace...
Posts: 1,436
Netz has a golden reputationNetz has a golden reputationNetz has a golden reputationNetz has a golden reputationNetz has a golden reputationNetz has a golden reputation
I've only just seen this - congrats!
__________________
Quest Seekers blog / Twitter


...if your love were a grain of sand, mine would be a universe of beaches.
- William Goldman, The Princess Bride

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
- Oscar Wilde, Lady Windermere's Fan
Netz is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Custom Search

If this site is helpful to you,
Please consider a voluntary subscription to defray ongoing expenses.

Buy Scrivener 2 for Mac OS X (Regular Licence)


All times are GMT +4.5. The time now is 09:13 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.