Tag Archives: submission

Nothing Is Ever Good Enough


I am very hard to please. This isn’t a recent discovery, but one I’ve wanted to analyse for some time. Why do I always push? Why is nothing ever good enough? Consider: Since officially leaving my last job (February) and … Continue reading

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Neeeeeeeext!


I should have mentioned this earlier on in the week, but I fail. Just a lil bit. Sorry! Anyway, for those of you who don’t know, Amazon runs an annual competition; the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award. This year they catagories … Continue reading

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#NaNo Update: Week Two


Hmm. Yeah. I’m in a better position than last week in that I have more words down. However I am nowhere near target for this midway point. I’ll admit that I’m not stressed, though. Having promised myself that I would … Continue reading

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A Submission Update


So… I’m back, it was great and even while I was away I managed to do some work. Well… by work I mean answering/reading the emails linked to this name. Anyway, so while I’m in the midst of playing all … Continue reading

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Step Six: The First Rejection


It arrived at the weekend, but I wasn’t around to get it.  I picked up the post when I got back into the house and recognised my own handwriting on an envelope. Then I was glad that we left someone … Continue reading

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Step Five: The Waiting Game


I was counting up my submissions yesterday. I’ve sent five so far and I’m doing for another this week. If I’m going to keep up to my goal of one a week then I’ll need to do one before I … Continue reading

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Step Four: Keeping Up The Pace


First of all… 100 POSTS!!! I was going to do something special and wonderful for this post, but, in the end, I figured that the one year anniversary of the blog is more important. I’ll make a special note of … Continue reading

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