Your shiny Synopsis… Pokémon style.

I think this clears up the stress of the dreaded synopsis in a fun way.

Speilburg Literary Agency

Ever heard of Pokémon? It’s a Nintendo GameBoy game that’s all-the-rage with the kids these days. In the game, you come across monsters called Pokémon, catch them, and train them. You see thousands of Pokémon, and in this way, you’re kind of like an agent in a sea of synopses: all the Pokémon, all the synopses… well, they all look the same.

But every now and then, you have a 1 in 8,192 chance of coming across a Pokémon that is a different color. These are called “shiny” Pokémon, and they are so rare that any hardcore nerd would freak out when they see one. And THAT is what you want your Synopsis to be: the one shiny Synopsis in all the others that makes an agent freak out.

The synopsis piece of your Query Letter is a description of your book, just like the one…

View original post 157 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Up ↑

tonysbologna : Honest. Satirical. Observations.

Honest. Satirical. Observations.


The Casual Way to Discuss Movies

Inspired Motivation

Get your daily motivation fix right here!

Dread Poets Sobriety

Irreverence's Glittering New Low!

Been Writing?

Thoughts on Writing, Publishing, and Author Life

Spellbound Scribes

Paranormal Authors Writing with Passion!

Guide to Literary Agents – Writer's Digest

Thoughts, Musings, & Observations

Goodreads Blog

Thoughts, Musings, & Observations

A Writer's Path

Sharing writing tips, information, and advice.

Fiction Writers Review

Thoughts, Musings, & Observations

Writers and Authors

Thoughts, Musings, & Observations

Useless Ramblings

Thoughts, Musings, & Observations

Mama the Reader

Mama the Reader

Book of words

Books, reviews and all things worth reading

the contextual life

thoughts without borders

%d bloggers like this: