Dealing With Rejection, Tip #342

Today I got a rejection notice from a journal to which I had submitted some poems.  I wasn’t too surprised.  For starters, rejection is the norm in poetry, especially early on.  If you can’t handle a lot of, “We’re sorry, but . . ” well, its time to start working with stray puppies or something. 

Furthermore, this particular […]

Bonus Poetry Post!

I had Romans 8 in my daily devotions a few weeks back, and had cause to meditate on the portion about suffering in this life vs. the glory of the next. Eventually these thoughts led to a poem. Enjoy.

Glory Past Comparing
Consider, all who suffer;
    let this your sorrows heal:
a glory past comparing
    in […]