Are You Letting Agents and Publishing Houses Control Your Writing? Big Mistake.

P.G. Barnett
5 min readMar 17, 2019

At the beginning of my writing journey I did.

The year was 2006 and I’d completed my first novel A Balance of Evil. After several (several my ass — only twenty five) submissions to various agencies and publishing houses and hearing crickets, plus reading a smattering of “not quite what we’re looking for” or “take a few creative

P.G. Barnett

A published author enjoying married Texas bliss. Dog person living with cats. A writer of Henry James' stories. Featured In MuckRack. Top Writer In Fiction.