Monday, 2 April 2012

A reminder of why toffee is not a way to get published

This has remained one of the most popular posts in the three years of this blog's life, so I thought I'd let you see it again. Although it's fun to read, there's a very serious point to it. Take note!

6 comments:

Clare Wartnaby said...

Loved it! And also Jane Smith’s comment, although it brought scary images to mind. I had no idea there were so many hazards involved in editorial work...

Rob Innis said...

So that is another approach crossed off the list. Thanks.

M Louise Kelly said...

It's such a shame the toffee approach doesn't work, isn't it. Though I think we'd see many agents suddenly becoming obese if it did!

Cameron Writes said...

Dammit .... you mean there really ISN'T a substitute for real writing talent? *cancels bulk order for confectionary*

Great post.

widdershins said...

But ... but ... it was a Werther's toffee!

Deborah Jay said...

Well dammit! I've just had to eat that darned toffee I was saving...