Literary rejection is more than just a professional hazard or rite of passage; it’s something we have to deal with continuously.
Even famous authors get told NO from time to time. But common as it is for writers, rejection still stings! So how do you keep the swelling down?
Here are a handful of articles with advice on how to keep things in perspective and stay productive in the face of rejection:
Hopefully some of the advice in these articles will help you bounce back from literary rejection and get back to work. When you’re ready to get back in the game, check out our quick guide to submitting your writing for publication.
How do you think about rejection as a writer? Do you have a post-rejection ritual? Let me know in the comments section below.