Discovered on Twitter

Discovered on Twitter

An article on Mashable about how literary agents are discovering writers through Twitter and a reminder of the opportunities online tools are opening up for artists:

…literary agents have found talent on the site — talent they might not have noticed otherwise. This is because many agents only review queries from referrals or prominent people, meaning a lot can go unnoticed. Twitter gives some aspiring writers the chance to stand out, to build up a rapport with an agent, to show that they already have a large following, and that they can, in fact, write.