Reaping Rewards

1 Oct

Sometimes as a writer all you receive are knock-backs and it is difficult to keep going. Self doubt comes easy and motivation leaves just as easily. BUT, I’ve been putting on my resilience flack jacket and sending out lots and lots of writing recently – I don’t believe you should have unpublished pieces languishing when there is maybe a market out there for them – and have been reaping the rewards.

Hot on the heels of my Writing District win is a long leet, which will possibly the most stressful ever. Reflex Fiction will publish the non-winners, one per day in November and December, and then the prizewinners on the last three days on the year. The good news is, even if I don’t win one of the prizes, my flash fiction will still be published in their anthology in the Spring of next year.

Might need to start biting my nails.

2 Responses to “Reaping Rewards”

  1. colettecoen October 10, 2018 at 10:42 am #

    Thank you so much. I will be offering my ebooks of short stories at reduced prices from Friday, if you want to have a look at them https://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=colette+coen

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  2. writingwithanopenheart October 1, 2018 at 7:41 pm #

    I just read your short story and wanted to say congrats!!!
    I loved it! 😀

    Like

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