I Got My First Big Rejection But Im Not Giving Up My Dream

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    It Just Arrived

    Over the last few months I decided to submit a couple of my stories around to magazines and anthologies. The first rejection came two minutes ago via email. It's jarring, but a mere speedbump. Stephen King collected his on a nail in his office. He collected so many they...
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    May 26, 2009

    Rejection Sucks!

      I have published a lot of short stories and poetry to local “safe” periodicals, but have always been too much of a wuss to "think big."  I’m afraid of rejection.  After much encouragement from professors and friends I took a chance...
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    5 Responses Nov 12, 2007
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