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Mr. Kristopher O'Higgins

Scribe Agency

5508 Joylynne Drive

Madison, WI 53716



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Website: www.scribeagency.com

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from christopherx
Feb 25, 2017 1:09 am


Second rudest, curtest, most ridiculous rejection letter I have ever received.
from Catsamoa79
Jul 03, 2016 10:11 am


EQ: 2/1/16
CNR: 7/3/16
from Catsamoa79
Jun 09, 2016 5:56 pm


129 days; doesn't look like he has responded to anyone!
from katiekat1758
Jun 09, 2016 3:59 pm


111 days and no comment.
from Patrick (admin)
Jul 24, 2015 4:41 pm


Profile Update: Genres updated.

(Thanks tinydancer42001)
from tinydancer42001
Jul 24, 2015 4:24 pm


Patrick:

scribe is currently closed to nonfiction and short fiction collections, and does not represent humor, cozy mysteries, faith-based fiction, screenplays, poetry, or works based on another's ideas.
from slsaboviec
Jun 12, 2015 8:11 am


EQ 2/22/15
ER 5/31/15
Adult Paranormal Thriller, 86k
Same form. Did not like.
from BrandonMBray
Jun 01, 2015 10:08 pm


Query - 04/27/2015
Reject - 06/01/2015
SF - 123,000 words.

Replied: "thank you for your query, but we are not interested", with no words capitalized. Most abrasive rejection I've ever gotten. Susanjett was correct when she said "[T]here are times when 'no response' just has more dignity." DNQ.
from AuthorCJBlack
May 29, 2015 5:29 pm


Received a similar rejection a few weeks ago, sorry I don't have the exact date. "Sorry for the delay. Besides we're not interested." (??) I had sent my query 5/31/2014 and had written it off as a CNR months ago. What made me mention this now? He just accepted my friend request (also from 2014) on FB today.
from Dragonman
May 25, 2015 6:30 pm


EQ 01/01
ER 05/25

SF / Thriller, 83k

Same as below.
from susanjett
Apr 08, 2015 8:33 pm


EQ: 09/28/14
ER: 04/08/15

Epic fantasy

Same exact reply as previous posters, incl. bad grammar & punctuation. Signed 'Peace'(!)

Um, yeah.

I never thought I'd say this, but there are times when 'no response' just has more dignity...
from ellfire
Apr 01, 2015 7:26 pm


EQ: 07/23
ER: 04/01

Humorous Sci-Fi
Same exact reply as Jstryker including bad grammar and punctation. Sheesh.
from Jstryker
Mar 23, 2015 6:03 pm


EQ: 4/18/14
ER: 3/23/15

Sci-fi w/LGBT elements

thank you for your submission, but we are not interested. and we apologize for the delay.

peace
kristopher o'higgins
scribe agency

As with other users - More than the delay, I'm disappointed with the lack of professionalism in this response. Will not query with any further projects.
from Dragonman
Mar 09, 2015 8:53 pm


Just received a rejection from Mr. O'Higgins on a different project, one year and one day after I sent the initial query. So those of you who are waiting, you might get something eventually...but I'm not holding out much hope for my latest query.
from GoldenEagle
Dec 13, 2014 11:09 am


EQ 08/21/2014
CNR 12/13/2014

65k crossover paranormal thriller

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