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Rejections are wonderful sources of motivation

Minh Tan

Other quotes by me


Write Life Saturday: I've started querying again!

QUICK NOTE TO START: Past Emily is scheduling this post. Present Emily is almost in the car, on the way to the beach for a week. 617 more words

And the moral of the story is that you don’t remember what happened. What you remember becomes what happened.

- Colin Singleton, An Abundace of Katherines, John Green


April Submission Blitz – Mash-up Maybe?

Part of me is not a big fan of mash-ups, but I’m honestly a sucker for ones involving fairy-tales. I sharpened my horror teeth on fairy-tale mash-ups from Tanith Lee. 292 more words


The possibility of rejection- Do you like me Yes? [ ] or No? [X]

I did something at the start of this year that I felt pretty good and maybe a little too egotistical about. I applied for an Individual Artist’s Grant to work on a project that I have been thinking about for a really long time. 1,174 more words


Rejections and New Beginnings


Let’s start with REJECTIONS. 

In June of 2013 I wrapped on my latest short film BEHIND ME. Once we had picture lock, started submitting to film festival after film festival. 377 more words

Rejections Won't Kill You

Although I have been writing since I can remember, I have only recently started to submit my own work to publishers. I am focusing on short stories and flash fiction because that is where I am the most comfortable, so I have been submitting to small magazines and publishers. 686 more words