Friday, May 22, 2009

Three guesses!

Is it a bird?

Is it a plane??

Is it Superman???

No! It's how we must fold your letter when you send a query letter and a too-small envelope. #10 Envelopes are long enough to fold an 8.5 x 11 sheet of paper in a trifold. That's the correct sized envelope to send.

Anything else, and you'll turn into a:


~Jamie said...

Dude... if you're gonna origami up a letter for me, then I need to get some smaller envelopes :)

Can you make a flamingo?

Auntie Flamingo said...

Yes, a flamingo would be good. You can never have too many flamingos. Except for those plastic lawn flamingos. One of those is one to many. :)

Matilda McCloud said...

And I might add:

Always use SELF-ADHESIVE envelopes (not the kind that need licking)

Always use FOREVER stamps

And NEVER clip the postage to your SASE (stick in right on the envelope)

And NEVER use those International Reply Coupons

Kwana said...


Malanie said...

Why are they sent back? Just throw the thing in the trash!

Schrödinger's Cat said...

Hey, this is what I do to my rejection letters! I have a basket of them on my desk. They watch while I write and sometimes I ask them for advice. Unfortunately, they're still a bit shy and have yet to open their beaks and offer assistance. Anyone have any spare fairy dust?