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Guest Post: David B. Coe, Rejections and The Aspiring Writer

David B. Coe/D.B. Jackson is the award-winning author of nineteen fantasy novels. He taught “Point of View: The Intersection of Character and Plot” for Odyssey Online in 2016.  958 more words

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Submissions stats for 2015 - the good, the bad, etc

I know there’s nothing festive about submissions stats, but I haven’t shared any in a while so in case you’re interested here goes…

Recent acceptances/ currently forthcoming… 490 more words


Not so Nano November

I had good intentions of participating in Nanowrimo this year after a two year hiatus. I even had two projects that I intended to work on, and then non-writing life intruded. 103 more words


On not letting the competitive instinct crush creativity | poetry submissions stats

OK here goes.

I know some people will wonder why on earth I admit to all this in public. The reason is this: I’m sure I’m not the only person who gets downhearted about rejections, or who has self-doubts about my abilities as a poet. 519 more words

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