Editors Don’t Owe You Feedback — Making Peace With the Generic Rejection Notice

Sure, personalized feedback is nice, but guess what? We’re professionals, and no one owes us anything at all.

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Too Many Writers See Editors As The Enemy

In Reality, Writers Don’t Have Professional Enemies — And We Should Be Pretty Happy About That

Rejections Hurt, Every Time — But Mostly They’re Just Practicalities

Ultimately, Editors Often *Do* Try To Mitigate Rejection — But Writers Don’t Pay Attention To Those Efforts

A Final Note On Our Shared Reality

Author & Full-Time Writer. Embracing life’s chaos one word at a time. Get in touch at emsinclair@wordsofafeather.net (or don’t, but I love the attention)!

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