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"They could be someone who doesn’t think of you as a long-term prospect, or they don't think you’re special enough to have brought you into their circle of friends.”Cushioning is like an extension of benching (see more below), but it's kinda worse.
It's when you're in a relationship but have a few "cushions" around — people you're flirting with — so if your relationship goes south, you have some "cushions" ready to soften your fall, aka your breakup.
It's kinda like if ghosting and haunting had a baby.
And yes, it's inspired by Less dramatic than ghosting, but still annoying af.
I have sent three sample chapters and a synopsis (or whatever the Yearbook stipulates they want submitted) as per your submission requirements; also an SAE for the manuscript's return (large enough to fit it, and with enough postage to cover the weight of the paper).
I have previously had published (whatever short stories or poems you may have had printed in magazines or placed in competitions - self-publishing doesn't count; if there's nothing in this area, leave it out).
This is when someone you have been chatting with keeps finding ways to avoid actually seeing you in person, but continues to contact you over social media.Adding the caveat that this is only based on my own experience and others may vary, I've cobbled together a list of dos and don'ts - or at least, one do and a lot of don'ts. It won't convince someone to take on a book they don't like. It may put people off your work if you sound cranky.Basically, trying too hard to be persuasive won't help; the simpler you keep it, the better.Even if I didn't like what I heard, I needed to hear it if I was going to know what was what. The Publisher-Dating Dictionary You have a book you've written, and you want to get it published. You'll be sending it in, and in order to introduce it, you need to write a cover letter.To this end, I'm drawing on my experiences as an overworked editor to give you the perspective of the people you'll be trying to win over as plainly as possible. Here's what you need to know about your cover letter: 1.