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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the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 25 Acceptances received: 1 Rejections received: 16 (+2) Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 14 New Submissions: 2 Stories out at the end of the month: 23 How is it already the end of January?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By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 27 Acceptances received: 2 Rejections received: 20 Stories withdrawn: 1 Resubmissions: 21 New Submissions: 0 Stories out at the end of the month: 25 November was a good month, with two acceptances coming in!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By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 25 Acceptances received: 1 Rejections received: 21 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 23 New Submissions: 2 Stories out at the end of the month: 27 October has been a very productive month.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By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 22 Acceptances received: 0 Rejections received: 11 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 13 New Submissions: 1 Stories out at the end of the month: 25 Another slow month, it looks like, with only 11 rejections coming back.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 […]

August 2017 recap

| August 31, 2017

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 27 Acceptances received: 1 Rejections received: 20 Stories withdrawn: 1 Resubmissions: 16 New Submissions: 1 Stories out at the end of the month: 22 Things have slowed down on the rejections front, I suspect because it’s summertime in the northern hemisphere, and many people are off to conventions and […]

July 2017 Recap

| July 31, 2017

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 25 Acceptances received: 0 Rejections received: 22 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 21 New Submissions: 2 Stories out at the end of the month: 27 Pretty normal month on the submissions/rejections front. I had two stories come back that I’m holding to self publish, and I had another story with a […]

June 2017 recap

| July 1, 2017

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 23 Acceptances received: 1 Rejections received: 13 Stories withdrawn: 1 Resubmissions: 14 New Submissions: 2 Stories out at the end of the month: 25 Pretty good month in June, since I managed to finish and submit a couple of stories. One was written for a specific market, […]

May 2017 recap

| May 31, 2017

By the numbers: Stories out at the beginning of the month: 15 Acceptances received: 0 Rejections received: 14 Stories withdrawn: 0 Resubmissions: 20 New Submissions: 0 Stories out at the end of the month: 23 Pretty standard month on the submissions front. The big change is that with the publication of Unfixed Timelines (live tomorrow!), I’ve put a […]