UPDATED: Writers on the Rise: Introducing C.L. Polk

September 2, 2016



C. L. Polk has accepted an offer of representation from literary agent Caitlin McDonald of Donald Maas Literary Agency.


Congratulations Chelsea!



Universal truth: writers are AWESOME, whether they have agents, book deals, contest wins coming out their ears, or are in the query trenches. Yes, trenches. You know, the period of time when an aspiring writer leaves behind anonymity and braves the rejection-heavy world in their attempt to obtain representation by a literary agency.


It’s a mouthful, ain’t it? Yeah, so is doing it. But when I was querying and entering every contest available, I found myself surrounded by amazing people who were querying right alongside me. Not only did my other “Trenchers” keep me going, but t