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The Stages of Rejection – the Pro Rookie By Liz Crowe

By my accounting, I’ve been at “this” – and by “this” I mean this whole authoring thing—for ten years. Yep. A solid decade. Five plus five 365-day periods. Also, 3,640 days. If I wanted to feel tragic, I’d say it’s been 87,360 hours give or take since I heeded my spouse’s recommendation that I shut …
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How To Argue With Your Editor by Zetta Brown

When you are writing for publication—regardless of its form—your main goal is communication. Your purpose to write may be to inform, educate, or entertain, but if you cannot communicate with your words effectively, why bother. I see my job as an editor as a part of the author’s last line of defence between their baby …
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How to Deal with Rejection as a Writer By Meg LaTorre

If you’re a writer trying to get your work published, you’re likely all too familiar with the feeling of rejection—from literary agents, editors, contest hosts, or literary magazines. If your work is published, then you may be used to receiving rejection in the form of bad reviews from readers. Regardless of your publishing status, all …