Another rejection letter came in the mail the other day. I believe that makes 5? Ah, well. There are still so many agencies/publishers to send to. And this gives me another chance to edit the manuscript, I suppose–and learn how to write a better cover letter.
Two more Suite 101 Articles since last time: Anime Boston 2010 Announces New Guests, Streaming Anime: Japanese Shows Online. I’m pretty proud of the second article, there, though it doesn’t seem to be getting as many hits.
I got another idea for a longer story that I really like. I hope very much that I can make this one work.
I’ve been emailing companies to get permission to use their images in articles, and now I’ve been added to the press database for Viz Media. That’s exciting for me, because it means that this is actually a real thing that I’m doing. Also, now I can use images without fear of being sued.
I wrote a little more in Speaksong, and also got my applications together for the MFA programs I’m applying to. VCFA is all set, but I need to figure out how many credits I received at CSC before I send out my Lesley University application. I also have to email my professors to make sure my letters get sent. I also fixed a part of another short story.
I got another rejection letter from a literary agency. I believe that makes four now? Ah, well. Keeping at it.
Here are the two articles I wrote today: