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Offline abbyannis

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I got my first request!!
« on: November 26, 2012, 05:52:53 PM »
I sent out a query a few weeks ago to test the waters with my newest version, and, after receiving 35 form rejections for previous versions, I got my first request!! Yay! ;D It's amazing how far that little bit of encouragement goes in relieving the sting of those former rejections. Thank you so much to everyone who helped get it to that point. I couldn't have done it without all of you. You all are awesome! :clap:
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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #1 on: November 27, 2012, 06:44:46 PM »
Congrats! I still remember mine - Jennifer Flannery of Flannery Literary in Naperville. Almost three years ago. Good luck in this heinous, character-building process!
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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #2 on: November 27, 2012, 06:49:41 PM »
Way to go!!  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #3 on: November 27, 2012, 07:51:47 PM »
How neat!  Congratulations.  Enjoy the feeling.  :koolaid:
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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #4 on: November 28, 2012, 01:22:33 AM »
Yippee!  :clap: :clap: :clap: Enjoy the high!

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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #5 on: November 28, 2012, 01:37:31 AM »
Thanks, everyone! :)
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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #6 on: November 28, 2012, 08:32:57 AM »
Yay congrats! The first request is the best feeling! Hold onto it as long as you can  :clap:
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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #7 on: November 28, 2012, 12:02:26 PM »
Congrats! It's a big step.  :clap:

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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #8 on: November 28, 2012, 10:35:02 PM »
Here's to many more!!!
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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #9 on: November 30, 2012, 02:46:54 PM »
Thanks, everyone! I read the email from the agent at least twenty times before sending the partial. I couldn't seem to convince myself I'd read it right. :)
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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #10 on: December 02, 2012, 09:06:12 AM »
Congrats! The first request is so exciting. And it's only the beginning.  :clap: :clap: :clap:
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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #11 on: December 05, 2012, 08:13:35 AM »
Thanks, brmyers! :)
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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #12 on: December 06, 2012, 02:07:03 PM »
CONGRATS!!! :cheer: Here's to many more to come!!!

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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #13 on: December 07, 2012, 01:01:21 PM »
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That's Great - Good luck!

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Re: I got my first request!!
« Reply #14 on: December 07, 2012, 09:50:44 PM »
Way to go!  :clap: