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Golden Marmot Winner: SlushPile Hell

Hopefully, reading through SlushPile Hell will help new writers avoid making the same mistakes as the ones made in queries to this crusty lit agent. You can also find SlushPile Hell on Twitter at @SlushPileHell.

I'm resurrecting my Golden Marmot Awards because I keep coming across sites and tweets that, while they may be a tad too cynical or crusty for my Golden Cupcake Award, still make me laugh.

Sadly, I wasn't able to import the previous winners when I moved to Squarespace, so am starting from scratch again. If you'd like to nominate a tweet for the Golden Marmot Award, feel free to RT the tweet in question with the #marmotaward hashtag.

Reader Comments (2)

Keep in mind that the grumpy literary agent is just the aggregator of that content, and the real stars are the teeming masses behind those misguided query letters.

July 12, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterJohnO

Thanks for alerting us to the site. Hilarious (and even educational in a don't-do-this sort of way).

July 12, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterStacey

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