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  • In my opinion, a rejection is a step closer to the final point at which a manuscript gets accepted, even though nobody knows how many rejections would lead to the acceptance.  Hmm, I don’t have a better strategy than massaging the bruises on my knees and keeping going.
  • Hi, Melanie, I got an acceptance email followed by a letter a couple of weeks ago. I didn't apply for fellowships, though. I know another person who applied for a fellowship who also hasn't heard yet, so I wouldn't despair just yet. Let me know when you find out. Where are you from? Rachel
  • Well, I've been lucky enough to have two acceptances in the last week (which has prompted me to write a blog post about what to do AFTER the acceptance arrives--commen...
  • Good Day dear writers - This Acceptance could not be more apt and plan to write on this here all weekend, I have found amazingly that very late at night around midnigh...
  • Started by Kelley Harrell
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    And I suspect I'm not alone. I have been shopping my novel...to hearing others' thought around the plight of the modern scribe. I'm published, fai...a corner, timeline-wise (2012). At any rate, I'm a modern girl who has a deeply ingra...
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  • Started by Rochelle Levy
    Hello all!!   I'm relatively new to the site and am just getting settled in. About a year ago I started Aziza Publishing based off of the need of the youth who created...
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  • Well here it is Tuesday after 2:00 pm with a ton to do and each day I talk to myself "I will get it done today"  Well I haven't done too badly.  But before I go any fu...
  • Thanks Lucille! Were you able to find the shutterfly webpage? And congratulations on your recent acceptance to the anthology, that's great.
  • Mother's Day Writing Workshop Thanks to our leader Pam Leggett, our prompt for writing for our Grace Writers Group  today was: YOUR MOTHER OR GRANDMOTHER (AUNT OR MOT...
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  • Hello! I appreciated the writings on acceptance and the Rilke piece Bonnie sent. In the novel "Cutting for Stone" which takes place mainly in Ethiopia, there was a sto...