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May 2018 Recap

| May 31, 2018

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 27 Acceptances received: 0 Rejections received: 30 Stories withdrawn: 1 Resubmissions: 36 New Submissions: 2 Stories out at the end of the month: 33 Things are ramping up for me in terms of submissions! Part of this is that I’m participating in a challenge […]

April 2018 Recap!

| May 1, 2018

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 26 Acceptances received: 0 Rejections received: 19 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 19 New Submissions: 1 Stories out at the end of the month: 27 April looks like a pretty typical month. One new story finished (shipping, as planned) and sent out into the world, […]

March 2018 Recap!

| April 3, 2018

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 25 Acceptances received: 2 Rejections received: 17 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 19 New Submissions: 1 Stories out at the end of the month: 26 Pretty standard month in terms of rejections and resubmissions. I had two acceptances, as well! One doesn’t have the contract […]

February 2018 Recap

| March 1, 2018

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 23 Acceptances received: 2 Rejections received: 18 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 21 New Submissions: 1 Stories out at the end of the month: 25 Another month, and some progress! Two acceptances in February! The first is that my poem, “There Are Still Dragons in […]

January 2018 Recap

| January 31, 2018

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 25 Acceptances received: 1 Rejections received: 16 (+2) Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 14 New Submissions: 2 Stories out at the end of the month: 23 How is it already the end of January? It seems like the month just started! Anyway, here we are. It’s […]

2018 Planning

| January 2, 2018

Yesterday, I talked about what I accomplished in 2017. I managed to get a lot of writing, reviewing, and editing done. 2018 will be similarly ambitious! This year, I’m writing a bit more detail about what I plan to work on, so that I can track it better at the end of the year! In […]

2017 Recap

| January 1, 2018

It’s been one hell of a year on a number of fronts. But it’s not time for that, it’s time for my year-end recap! My numbers for 2017: Stories out at the end of 2016: 22 New Stories Written: 12 Old Stories Making the Rounds: 28 Total Submissions: 209 Total Rejections: 171 (+4) Total Acceptances: 7 (+3) Stories […]

November 2017 recap

| November 30, 2017

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 27 Acceptances received: 2 Rejections received: 20 Stories withdrawn: 1 Resubmissions: 21 New Submissions: 0 Stories out at the end of the month: 25 November was a good month, with two acceptances coming in! One was for a podcast of “Terpsichore,” and I’m waiting to […]

October 2017 recap

| October 31, 2017

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 25 Acceptances received: 1 Rejections received: 21 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 23 New Submissions: 2 Stories out at the end of the month: 27 October has been a very productive month. On top of doing a lot of work on Brass and Glass Book 2, I’ve […]

September 2017 recap

| October 3, 2017

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 22 Acceptances received: 0 Rejections received: 11 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 13 New Submissions: 1 Stories out at the end of the month: 25 Another slow month, it looks like, with only 11 rejections coming back. I’ve got a few stories that are well past […]