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Subject:Writing Sample Defined From:Yves Jeaurond <yves_jeaurond -at- CBC -dot- CA> Date:Tue, 24 Mar 1998 16:31:00 EST
The conspiracy theory/spy novel stuff on this thread just boggles the mind...
By writing "sample", one doesn't mean the technical specs of an F-15 or the
latest designer drug. An editor may want to see just a chapter, or a
newsletter--not some clever "sample" of industrial espionnage.