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    story query

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    Hi, I'm a writer, and I'm also an expert inthis particular area. And I have something that I'd like to do a story query. "

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    Re: story query

    Quote Originally Posted by ionutzavram View Post
    "
    Hi, I'm a writer, and I'm also an expert inthis particular area. And I have something that I'd like to do a story query. "
    What, then, is the story, the query, or even the question?

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    Re: story query

    If you are querying an editor with a story/article idea, you have to grab his attention right away. "I'm a writer, etc" will not do that. Plus, obviously he'll presume you're a writer, why else would you be contacting him? It's unnecessary information. You must explain to him in a very few paragraphs what your story is about, why it is unique and will be interesting to readers, and what your qualifications are regarding the topic.

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