Adventures in the Slush Pile: 8/31/15 Edition

Posted by on Aug 31, 2015 in Submissions | No Comments

  As August comes to an end and September looms, transitions are on the forefront of everyone’s minds. Kids go back to school, leaves start to fall, the scorching heat of summer gives way to pleasantly cool breezes and stormy nights, and another batch of post-its shifts into the overdue pile on my Infamous Wall […]

Adventures in the Slush Pile: 8/17/15 Edition

Posted by on Aug 17, 2015 in Submissions | No Comments

Queries. Pitches. Synopses. Three words that strike fear into every author’s heart. And rightfully so — selling your book to an agent or editor depends on your ability to encapsulate your story’s heart into a few simple sentences. For most people, that’s a nearly impossible challenge. But perhaps if we look at why this practice is necessary, it will […]

PRW Runner-up Tour: Wisdom and War by Kathleen Palm

Posted by on Aug 7, 2015 in Blog Tour, Project REUTSway | No Comments
PRW Runner-up Tour: Wisdom and War by Kathleen Palm

Rage rolls like waves from the mortal world into mine. The battle calls. I answer. Born of the dark chaos of the beginning of everything, it is my purpose. The realm of faerie stretches out around me. The wispy black of my dress shifts at my feet. Sadness weaves through my mind at the thought […]

Adventures in the Slush Pile

Posted by on Aug 3, 2015 in Submissions | No Comments

Welcome to the newest addition to the REUTS blog! As you well know, the staff of REUTS Publications believes in transparency, and there’s nothing we enjoy more than finding new and creative ways to offer authors insight/advice on navigating the murky depths of the publishing industry. We’re certainly not the only ones with this philosophy, […]