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What Makes Journals Reject Your Submissions?

Here’s a list of my hard nope’s

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When you’re reading for lit mags, do you reject pieces when you don’t like the title?

I definitely don’t reject pieces when I don’t like the title!

I struggle to come up with titles myself. I notice the title when I’m opening the piece, but unless it stands out in an obvious kind of…




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Lindsey Danis

Lindsey Danis

Writer. Traveler. Queer. Passionate about self employment, LGBTQ finance and the writing life. Visit me at

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