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Mr. Stephen Barr

Writers House

21 West 26th Street

New York, NY 10010



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E-Mail: Yes

Online Form: No

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from twisteddill
Jan 26, 2018 4:36 pm


EQ: 1/8/18
RE: 1/26/18

Very similar "despite its many charms" form rejection except from Andrea.
from Sphynx
Jan 25, 2018 5:04 pm


EQ: 1/1/18
ER: 1/23/18
from shrekspeare
Jan 12, 2018 4:25 pm


EQ: 12/22
ER (form): 01/12
from placebofeelings
Nov 27, 2017 5:08 pm


EQ 10/30
Personal Rejection 11/27
from TAChan
Nov 17, 2017 3:15 pm


10/23 EQ
11/17 ER (form)

YA Scifi 100k
from rdickens
Oct 19, 2017 4:32 pm


EQ Memoir 10/1
Form rejection 10/19
from LightofBeauty
Oct 17, 2017 10:36 am


9/27 EQ
10/17 ER

Same "despite its many charms" form rejection as everyone else from "Allie."
from mike_yaffe
Oct 12, 2017 11:21 am


EQ: 9/25/17
ER: 10/12/17 (same form rejection from his assistant "Allie" as in other comments below)

I’ve reviewed your work with Stephen and I’m sorry to say that we weren’t connecting wholeheartedly with your writing, despite its many charms, so we should step aside. We truly appreciate the look, though, and we wish you nothing but the best of luck with your future endeavors.

Sincerely,
Allie
from Michelle_in_WI
Oct 09, 2017 12:11 pm


EQ 9/14/17
Form R from assistant 10/09/17

YA Contemporary 74K
from JM_WONG
Oct 04, 2017 10:34 am


EQ: 4/10/2017
YA Urban Fantasy 122K
from Kaiodem
Sep 24, 2017 8:30 am


EQ: 9/24/17

YA Dark Fantasy 87k
from almanas
Sep 04, 2017 4:49 pm


EQ: 6/22
CNR: 8/15
ER: 8/29

WF 81,000 words
from petemartinez
Aug 29, 2017 11:48 am


EQ: 8/2/17
ER: 8/18/17 Literary 75k

Hi Pete,

Thank you so much for giving us a chance to see xxxx

I’ve reviewed your work with Stephen and I’m sorry to say that we weren’t connecting wholeheartedly with your writing, despite its many charms, so we should step aside. We truly appreciate the look, though, and we wish you nothing but the best of luck with your future endeavors.

Sincerely,
Allie
from dtam3292
Aug 25, 2017 3:01 pm


EQ: 8/3
ER: 8/25
from kkerri
Aug 22, 2017 2:40 pm


EQ: 6/6
FR: 8/21

YA Fantasy 120,000 words

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