The Brave Writer
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The Brave Writer

5 Reasons Your Articles Aren’t Getting Published

Hint: it’s not because you’re a bad writer.

When the fourth rejection slip entered my inbox this week, I felt a mix of emotions: I was disappointed, then numb, and then I was proud of myself.

J.K. Rowling got 12 rejections for Harry Potter, I found myself thinking, I wonder if I’ll reach that by the end of next week?



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Olivia Petris

Novelist, computer scientist and cockapoo owner. When I'm not on the computer, you will find me in the back of a bookshop that nobody's heard of.