Happy to see my review of The Rules of the Kingdom by award-winning Canadian writer Julie Paul up on the Prairie Fire website.
Big news! Half-way through the year, I finally have some successes to report. The stack of books beside my bed includes two books that I have been tapped to review for The International Gay & Lesbian Review. And, Room, one of my favourite literary journals,…
I could let this get me down. After all, my work has been rejected by 88% of the editors who’ve responded to me this year.
The writer’s life is full of rejection, and rejection hurts. Even when you court it. Today, after logging the 10th rejection letter of 2017, I am taking comfort in the words of Saul Bellow.