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DANIELLE VEGA/DANIELLE ROLLINS

candy-coated horror & teen thrillers

How To Write A Pitch-Perfect Query Letter

How To Write A Pitch-Perfect Query Letter

(psst - click here to download my old query letters!) I don’t share this with a lot of people, but I spent five years looking for an agent. (((cringes internally))) I know. It seemed to take me forever to find representation when, all around me, other writers were...

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How to Write a Killer Outline When You Hate Outlining

How to Write a Killer Outline When You Hate Outlining

I didn't always outline.  I thought I was a pantser* for a long time. In fact, I wrote three books without an outline, and I don't think it's a coincidence that they suffered from soggy middles, meandering B-stories and poor character arcs. After years of this, I...

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How to Turn Off The Negativity and Start Writing

How to Turn Off The Negativity and Start Writing

Let me tell you a story.  It’s 2014. I’m sitting in front of my computer, watching the cursor in my Word document blink. Each new blink feels like an insult: Blink: you’re a hack. Blink: you can’t do this. Blink: this idea suuuucks. The cursor is right—this idea does...

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I write candy-coated horror for people who don’t think they like horror. Author: THE MERCILESS series, SURVIVE THE NIGHT, BURNING & BREAKING.

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