“Draw your chair up close to the edge of the precipice and I’ll tell you a story.”
— F. Scott Fitzgerald
“The list of famous writers who were rejected is long. Rejection and writing go hand-in-hand, but sometimes it feels that those pesky publishers simply don’t know what they are talking about.
We all know that quality of writing isn’t the only reason for reaction. Perhaps your book is not a good fit for the publisher, or the agent is looking for something ‘different’ or your work has just been misunderstood. Yet, no matter what the reason those rejection letters still sting!
Here’s eleven famous writers who were rejected and show that writers might just be right after all…
I hope that these famous writers who were rejected will give you a little bit of hope on those dark rejection letter days!”
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