… something important happened a couple of weeks ago that I really should have mentioned, in that I seem to have acquired myself an agent in the shape of the redoubtable Kate Nash. For some reason she seems to think that the current WiP has what I believe are referred to as “legs”, and has taken it upon herself to convince the market that this is indeed the case. As you may imagine, I am rather excited about this. The only problem is that the flipside of the deal is that I have to finish the bloody thing.

In other news, I’d like to reassure the many thousands of you who have been scanning the new fall edition of the Boston Literary Magazine in order to read my poem “Mid-Life Crisis” that its absence is due to a temporary glitch on their part and will be rectified shortly.


10 Responses to “By the Way …”

  1. Cate Gardner on September 22nd, 2009 7:42 am

    Fan*blinking*tastic. Congratulations, Jon.

  2. admin on September 22nd, 2009 8:55 am

    Ain’t it just? Thanks, Cate!

  3. Aaron Polson on September 22nd, 2009 4:10 pm

    Amazing! Congrats to you, sir.

  4. admin on September 22nd, 2009 4:12 pm

    Thanks, Aaron!

  5. Jamie Eyberg on September 22nd, 2009 5:28 pm

    Congrats! Gotta love stories with legs.

  6. Carrie Harris on September 22nd, 2009 5:43 pm

    Just heard your good news via Cate. Sending congratulatory cheers in your general direction!

  7. Barry Napier on September 22nd, 2009 5:54 pm

    Awesome news indeed! Best of luck on finishing the WIP!

  8. admin on September 22nd, 2009 7:59 pm

    Gosh, thanks everyone! The power of Twitter :)

  9. Katey on September 22nd, 2009 8:43 pm

    Oh it warms my heart! Congratulations, sir.

  10. admin on September 22nd, 2009 9:00 pm

    And thank you too, Katey!

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