We are counting the dead bodies in the comfort of our homes. We distract ourselves with simple arts & crafts projects. We cut and glue. We draw with beewax crayons. We discover multiple new ways to use cardboard, which leaves us with a surprisingly satisfying sensation. We take photographs of watermelons in bowls. We put […]More
After 25 years in the global book industry, I’m taking a leap into the unknown, and founding my own agency: Tapir Literary Agency. I strongly believe in the transformational power of storytelling; fictional, true, or anywhere in between, and I’m looking forward to bringing stories that matters to audiences around the world. Watch this space for more info soon! Meanwhile, whether you are a writer, visual artist, publisher, or a celebrity pet wannabe;) looking for an agent to represent you on the international stage, please don’t hesitate to contact me: email@example.com I read manuscripts in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Swedish, Norwegian, and Danish. What’s your story?
[This was my departure email to colleagues when I left my day job and launched the agency. I liked the symmetry of beginning this blog with an ending.] Dear data-driven androids, Based on the data, it’s time to leave this joint. And this part of the galaxy for that matter. I cannot say it’s been […]More