Category Archives: Sub Tools

Query Tracking “Inside The Box” by Katey Howes

We talk about the many different aspects of submissions in our Sub It Club writer’s support group and one day we were talking about submission tracking. Lisha Cauthen showed us how to track submissions with a fancy dancy spreadsheet. I outlined … Continue reading

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The February Postcard Post: C.S. Jennings

I met C.S. Jennings through his very fun and lively twitter feed. Get ready for great images and helpful advice (on production tasks too) to follow. Enjoy! C.S. Jennings is a professional illustrator and sometimes author specializing in concept work, … Continue reading

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A Good Place to Start

A very common question when it comes to submitting manuscripts is: Where do I start? Well, here at Sub It Club we presume that you have started with getting critiques, revising, reading other books in your genre, and things of … Continue reading

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Submission Tracking, Old School

Yes, I’ve heard the news. We should use a spreadsheet to keep track of our submissions. Lisha Cauthen showed us how to keep track of our submissions using fancy dancy newfangled technology. Pretty spiffy! But me, well, I prefer to … Continue reading

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Doing Submission Research? Try Publishers Marketplace.

We’ve all been told that as writers we should subscribe to Publishers Marketplace. And sure, that’s great if you can. You can learn a lot. But here at Sub It Club we do like free. And there are some great … Continue reading

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Tracking Your Queries–What’s In, What’s Out, What’s All About

Sub It Club has gotten you so informed… So motivated… So downright professional… That you have scores and scores of queries out for all those manuscripts you’ve squirreled away for the last decade. Which brings us to the problem of … Continue reading

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Sub Tools – Querytracker

Querytracker. We’ve mentioned it in some of our blog posts here at Sub It Club already. (It’s great for when you have Ants In Your Pants Syndrome.) If you don’t know about Querytracker it’s definitely a tool worth checking into. … Continue reading

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