This blog was originally posted in 2014 by blogger Kara Cerise formerly of WWK. Its wisdom prompted me to post it for today's blog. E. B. Davis
Have you received a not so nice rejection letter? Take heart; you're in good company. Before some authors became famous, and even after, they received rejection letters that were mean, mocking, and nasty. These rejections also were remarkable for their bad judgment and advice. By comparison, it makes the nonspecific "this isn't exactly what we're looking for at the moment" feel like a love letter.