Rejection – The Taboo Subject.

I'm still an aspiring author, waiting for an agent to pluck me out of the slush pile. Along the way, I know that I will be rejected, and that is something I have to accept, get over and move on from. This journey could be made easier if we (the unagented writers), were open about … Continue reading Rejection – The Taboo Subject.

After how many rejections do you give up?

Before you worry, this isn't a maudlin piece about feelings of failure and hopelessness, no, it's more to do with understanding the process and reflecting on my lack of insight and knowledge when I first began flirting with the writing scene.When I wrote my first novel, I sent it off to 4 agents and received … Continue reading After how many rejections do you give up?