"I knew someone was going to call me out on that, Lloyd. I realize failure is not always closely followed by success, nor is it always followed by success, but it's still nice to hear these stories. I think it's important to know that…"
"OK, I should have also mentioned that my memoir was rejected 84 times before I gave up. Silly me, I'm now pitching a novel, 12 rejections so far, but 2 requests for the manuscript. I wonder why I do this when I feel low and then I remember that…"
""I am loving all of these stories of rejection followed closely by success!"
I hesitate to disagree, but rejection isn't always followed closely by success. For instance, any success I’ve had with my first novel came about 40…"