No One Brags About the Struggle, They Only Cover Breaking Through

Ignore the not so humble brags

Bashar Salame
Jul 13 · 3 min read
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Twenty seven; that’s how many publishers rejected Dr. Seuss.

Twelve passed on J.K Rowling’s Harry Potter.

John Grisham, James Patterson, Stephen King, Judy Bloom, the sample size of writers rejected or who toiled for years, prior to finding success, is…