Famous Rejection Letters

On days like today, knowing that some of the most prolific and amazing authors have been told “no” (and much worse!) helps.

Cristian Mihai

letterFor any aspiring writer, a rejection letter, regardless of the provenience of said letter, is one of the most dreaded of objects. In this line of work getting rejected is considered a sort of literary murder – people are knowingly destroying something you’ve spent time on, and a lot of it. But the thing is everyone got rejected, more or less. I can think of very few instances when writers found publishers/agents from the first try. Or the second, or the tenth.

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      1. Ayer el maestro Sampedro decía que el factor esencial para la &qodt;inmovilioad&quut; de la ciudadanía, excepto algunos movimientos más menos aislados, es el miedo. Hemos sido educados en él. Este es el resultado.Besos que aunque tardíos, siempre llegan

  1. This was amazing. Thank you, I would have never really learned how utterly bonkers this book was w/o you. You are right, how in the fuck are they going to make this into a movie?? I bet RPATTZ loved it because of how crtsaakctic this is, but the studio is probably not amused at all.

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