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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of IRC.


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  • IRCs are expensive and some agents/magazines don't even want them.

    question for my American buddies

  • Anyone who sends me IRCs barring the aforementioned exception will receive an email response instead.

    May 22nd, 2009

  • Concerning the international crowd, unless you provide enough IRCs for the return of your manuscripts, this should be the last batch that I honor your IRCs.

    May 10th, 2009

  • Also, with this batch done, I can now say that unless international authors provide enough IRCs for the return of their manuscripts, I am done honoring IRCs going forward.

    May 22nd, 2009

  • *Here's a fun exception: Send me your manuscript with the necessary IRCs enclosed for a response.

    April 22nd, 2009

  • But after these, unless you provide IRCs for the return of your manuscript, I am done with IRCs.

    April 22nd, 2009

  • I will honor those submissions with IRCs in the slush that were sent our way before these updated guidelines were posted.

    April 22nd, 2009

  • I can accept a smaller branch PO not carrying the IRCs, but not the main PO.

    Archive 2008-02-10

  • For instance, exchanging IRCs for stamps is often a hassle.

    John Joseph Adams » Adventures in the New Office

  • We will honor those submissions currently in the slush employing IRCs, as well as those in the mail that have yet to reach us.

    May 7th, 2008

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