Recently I learned some literary agents want trigger warnings (content warnings, content advisories, whatever your favourite term is) in the query letters they receive. This was a new idea to me, but I want to do what I can to make agents happy.
So what are the trigger warnings for the manuscript I’m querying?
More fundamentally, what kinds of things do people want to be warned about. Did you know there are lists of possible trigger warnings?
This was starting to get fun. I skimmed the list given in the link, which looked pretty comprehensive, and realised I was about to learn some new words.
What is ‘amisia’? Not even my dictionary knows.Continue reading “All the content advisories for my book!”