NCW special agents apprehended the following the agents, editors and authors as they prepared to steal time away to present at the Northern Colorado Writers Conference April 3-4.
Suspect: Jon Sternfeld
Aliases: Jon, Mr. Sternfeld
Location: New York, NY
Apprehended: Trying to read and play with my cats at the same time
Known to be involved with the publishing industry: Working as the Goodman Agency assistant and then being promoted to agent
Spotted recently: A Sixth Avenue Starbucks
Often seen: At my desk
Recently found enjoying a query letter: That was well-proofread and engaging
Known to delete a query because: It was clearly a 'mass mailing'
Wishes more authors would: Spend time crafting an engaging opening paragraph
Overuses this written word: Diabolical
Addictions: Coffee, Foster-Wallace essays
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