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Why Rejection Creates Great Writers

I’ve thought about rejection a lot lately, especially as we’re forced to choose between some really great stories for our upcoming anthology. Publishing is an industry rife with rejection, and we talk about it often, but I like thinking about rejection as a necessity to developing your best writer self rather than an evil to… Continue reading Why Rejection Creates Great Writers

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Top Tips For Creating Realistic Writing Goals

Guest post by Claerie Kavanaugh Aspiring to be a writer is one thing, but actually being one is entirely another. For some people, calling themselves a “real writer” means they are published and may or may not have made money off of their work. That does make them a published writer, but the first step… Continue reading Top Tips For Creating Realistic Writing Goals

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5 Tips for a Stronger Short Story by Leigh Statham

As the submission deadline approaches on our Teen Author Boot Camp anthology, we thought it would be helpful to share some writing insights from a published author. Leigh Statham is the perfect choice because, in addition to being a prolific short story writer, she's the founder and editor of a successful short story magazine. So,… Continue reading 5 Tips for a Stronger Short Story by Leigh Statham