5.21.2011

blog neglected

the inevitable has occurred. i've neglected my blog. it's nothing personal, i just haven't had anything to share -- nothing writing related anyway. so there you have it. it's not you, it's me. and the universe isn't giving me anything note-worthy to blog about, so really, it's the universe's fault.

i've received 3 rejections thus far. and 3 rejections is nothing...i plan on receiving many more. it isn't rejections that frustrate me -- i don't expect everyone who reads my shit query letter or the first 5 pages of my manuscript to fall in love or see my potential...i get that. the part that's difficult is that this entire process is a crap shoot. and i suppose with that comes some relief because most factors having to do with becoming published are completely beyond my control, thus pointless getting all nettled over.

as of now i am switching off between editing and querying, for my sanity's sake.

at the end of the day it is my art i believe in. i'm at the mercy of this passion of mine. regardless, i'll keep creating.

2 comments:

  1. Hang in there, Jess. Being an artist is such a bitch, isn't it? :-)

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