New Client Alert – Kay Smith

  • By: admin | Date: Jan 08 2021

Name: Kay Smith
What you Write: YA fantasy
Agent: Emily Forney
Why BookEnds? BookEnds is so collaborative and gave off the most warm and welcoming vibes, I knew right away I wanted to query an agent here!

What genres do you write? Read? 

  • YA Fantasy, YA Fantasy, YA Fantasy! It’s the genre that made me a reader and I’ve adored it ever since! I especially love writing and reading anything magical or witchy.

Plotter or pantster?

  • Honestly both! I always have a bulleted list of plot points I need to hit, but along the way I let my characters take me wherever they want to go.

Synopses, love them or hate ‘em?

  • I once got bit by an ostrich at the zoo. I preferred that if we are being honest.

Do you have a writing playlist or a vision board?  If so, what’s on them?

  • I have to be listening to music when I write and so I ALWAYS have Taylor Swift on, especially her sad songs! I’m also a graphic designer so aesthetic mood boards make my soul happy, usually they’re filled with pictures of beautiful people and enchanted forests haha!

Drink of choice when writing? When not writing?

  • Sprite! Though every other time of day I usually try to drink water!

Day or Night writer?

  • I’m a Taurus which basically means sleeping in is just a lifestyle not a choice so I’m definitely a creature of the Night all the way!

Twitter or Instagram? Or Facebook? Where can we find you?

  • I ADORE Twitter! You can find me on Twitter or Instagram @kaylsmoon.

If you could meet any author, living or dead, who would you want to meet and why?

  • I just know Mary Shelley was so cool! An icon truly.