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Why All Writers Should Take Rejection Personally

And how this can be the biggest step towards publishing success

Photo by Alekzan Powell on Unsplash

My intention was to write an uplifting piece about how rejection is a part of the writing game and that as a pro or budding pro, you need to have thick skin.

Next, I was going to talk about how it’s just “part of the game”, and that a writer needs to…



Down-and-dirty growth strategies for commercial writers and creators, with a blue collar work ethic, and a no-nonsense voice.

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Rick Martinez

My journey began on food stamps • Creative non-fiction, ghostwriting & living life on your own damn terms • Featured in Entrepreneur & Inc.