I’ve never had a rejection for a piece of writing, ever. I keep waiting, and it just doesn’t happen. It makes me feel, somehow like ‘less of writer’ – without my stacks of rejection letters to prove my street cred.
This is a somewhat narcissitic introduction to my latest short-story “The Ice Bridge” – winner of the emerging writer prize in Above and Beyond Magazine’s Great North Canadian Writing Contest. Its also my first piece of paid fiction. Woo hoo!