Unfortunately, This Piece Is Not for Us: Handling Rejection

Rejection is a thing that happens to writers who seek publication. Getting a story rejected is a sad thing. It hurts. Rejection is universal, but that fact does not make the feeling suck any less. Because you have already been rejected or will be rejected at some point in the future, here are a few things to keep in mind regarding the word “no.”

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Just as a reminder, we do not publish submitted creative writing. We’ve had a few people send us writing over the last couple of days, and I just want to make sure that everyone knows any submitted creative writing will be deleted from our inbox. 

We may not publish submitted creative writing, but here are a few writing blogs that do: