Use an Editor’s Rejection as Inspiration

Because taking it personally is pointless

frog, traffic light, rules
Credit: Alexas_Fotos on Pixabay

Three days ago an unpleasant surprise hit my inbox: my story wasn’t accepted. I saw it in email preview mode and let it sit there for a day before viewing the full notification here.

It was obvious I had allowed ego to dictate behavior. Since joining last June, I’d only had two stories rejected. By…



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Lola Rosario

Lola Rosario

Afro-Boricua Poet ~ Cultural Storyteller ~ Yoga Instructor. Sharing adventures at