This is a great example of what not to do when seeking an agent. #authors #epicfail The comments included at the end are well worth reading, too.
Real agents with real clients do talk to one another, and I imagine this guy’s chances of being traditionally published have plummeted at a dizzying speed.
A man named David Benjamin was unhappy an agent rejected him. He wrote a bitter blog post.
I’m providing this because I want you to know that people like this exist. Agents frequently have to protect themselves from this kind of abuse. The industry is small and agents pass this kind of thing on to each other. Note that this is not his first bitter post about an agent who rejected him.
I’ve provided the 3 screen-caps of his short blog post and 3 screen caps of the 6 comments, taken at 11am, July 27, 2016.
A link to his original post is provided at the bottom of this post.
Original post is on his blog here.