Rejections Revisited

C. Michael Curtis, a senior editor and longtime revered fiction editor at the Atlantic Monthly, published an essay called “Publishers and Publishing,” in On Writing Short Stories, a collection of essays, edited by Tom Bailey. It’s a pretty enlightening, amusing reflection on the fiction submissions he receives. Our fave part: “Much of the writing that poursContinue reading “Rejections Revisited”

2013 Parting Advice

I’ve been following this fantastic series of writer interviews in The Atlantic. As an end-of-year treat, they’ve bundled them all together. Dip in when you get a chance. Great writers, great insights. Enjoy the holiday season and the final days of the Write Despite challenge. Stay tuned for our plans for the new year. –KarenContinue reading “2013 Parting Advice”