R is for ‘pass’ ???

>These days, agents and editors alike seem to be ‘passing’ on projects rather than rejecting them. Okay, maybe it does sound gentler and less personal. They’re not rejecting me, they’re passing on my work. It still stings. Like today when I received not one but two passes. One from an editor by mail, another from an agent by e-mail. Ouch!

I’ll let their comments ‘stew’ for a bit while I finish the requested edits on another project. Gotta keep trying, though some days I could use a glimmer of hope.

About Annie Rayburn/Carol Burnside

As an author of sizzling romance, Annie takes contemporary settings. and incorporates twists with sci-fi and paranormal elements.
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3 Responses to R is for ‘pass’ ???

  1. Cat Schield says:

    >Hugs. Whether they R or pass, it's still hard to take. You're an awesome writer. I know you'll sell. Keep stuff out there. It keeps hope alive!!


  2. >Thanks for the pep talk, Cat!


  3. >Hang in there! As my husband the actor says when he doesn't get cast, it's their mistake, their loss – not yours! Keep your chin up, hon!


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