Mid-stride, Ray Holms freezes. The world drops out from under him and an actual noise sounds in his head. Like a soundtrack in a horror film. And he breaks into an instant flop sweat.
Writers are eavesdroppers by nature. We are also voyueristic.
A few decades ago we had to have a great memory or a scratch pad to capture the moment we just saw.
I’ve said rejections are proof a writer is writing. Unless you are content with journaling and leaving manuscripts and essays in a secret drawer to be found after you have met with an unfortunate event, you are going to have to take a risk. Don’t let my run-on sentence stop you from reading about the…… Continue reading Rejection, Success and Mediocrity