I’m Back

Yes, yet another long hiatus comes to an end. I can’t explain why I stop posting, in fact I check the stats for the blog every single day, yet I never update or post. Perhaps it was after my last major update that I became discouraged again. You may remember, if you were around back then, that I released a new book about a year ago. I was excited, I was pumped, it was meant to be the one that shot me into stardom. I did interviews and guest spots, held a book launch party, sent copies out for review, and even gave away a couple of free ones. Sadly, none of that translated into anything worthwhile. Continue reading “I’m Back”

The Bitter Sting Returns.

Two more rejections this morning. Christ, this writing this is becoming more and more tedious as time goes on. I’m not going to lie, I’m getting more and more discourage. I’ve heard people compare sending work out for publishing, or representation to sending out job applications. You can make that comparison, sure. Both have a fairly low success rates, and both have the potential to be disappointing or joyous. However, and this sort of depends on the job, there is one distinct difference. When sending out your own work for consideration, it is being judged on your talent. When you apply to a job, you’re competing mainly over experience. When you’re told you didn’t get an interview, it usually reads¬†Thank you for you application, however we have decided to choose somebody who meets the level of experience.¬†Fair enough, the gig when to a fella or lady who had 5 years on me. But when you get the rejection letter sent to you, it reads literally this(Copied from one this morning): Continue reading “The Bitter Sting Returns.”