Rejectionsville Avenue sure is LONG!


I have just received an email from EmmaPress rejecting poetry I sent for anthology consideration, mid December, the only flip side is this material can be included in something else I have in the pipeline now.

Now I know what The Beatles meant about long and winding roads, nothing to do with love at all! šŸ˜‰


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    • Thanks – I trekked this road in the 90s on a slightly more successful route. It has taken me a while to come back and the trails are overgrown. I will get there. Just going to keep going until the time and poems fit! šŸ™‚
      You should do it! Don’t worry about courage though, just find a thick skin!

      • lol, at my age, the skin is pretty thick. I write just for my own sanity most of the time. Had a friend suggest I submit to a publisher once so I did. Just haven’t tried to wade through all the sites to find a place.

      • šŸ™‚ Yes definitely need wading wellies and time! Lots of people write because they have to – it is survival and happiness. Not all writers aspire to be published. As long as you are happy, doing what you’re doing then that’s fine! šŸ™‚
        The internet has certainly made research easier though for those without contacts.

    • Thanks Kristen – yes they certainly had a long trek in, many people do, we don’t always get to hear about it. That’s the difference. I expose it as it happens on my blog. Here’s to that one person šŸ˜€

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