A (Hope)ful Blog

A young author and literary agent navigating the publishing world

August 5, 2019

Before I became a literary agent, I absolutely hated form rejections. After I became a literary agent, I still absolutely hated these.

February 12, 2019

My editor changed the title of my debut a month before it released for pre-order. And I am so happy he did.

October 1, 2018

It's a tough call to know when to accept the advice of an editor and when to tell and editor no thanks. Here are some things I've learned in editing Den.

September 16, 2018

One of the most common frustrations of authors during edits is dialogue. Hope Bolinger talks about how to make your dialogue sound more realistic.