I'm kind of tired, so this will be short and sweet. Been working out, half-hour weight training and half-hour of running on treadmill, all to build some muscle--and so I don't collapse after I run a mile.
So the stats for this month:
Stories written: 5 (one actually went out the door, another has been put on hold until I can figure out what I want it to do, and the other two will eventually leave the nest--oops! And I forgot a story!)
Stories submitted: 25 (several of these re-submitted or sim-subbed)
Stories accepted: 0
Stories rejected: 21
Yeeeeaaah, a lot of rejections this month, mostly in the beginning around April 1st, which leads me to think the editors got together to play an April Fool's joke... Hey! It could happen.
But, there was some good stuff this month. My first two publications! "Death by Anything" in Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Flush Fiction anthology (or just Flush Fiction for short) and "The Storm" over at Eschatology. Check them out if you get the chance. And yeah, they'll still be a contest for a free copy of Flush Fiction, coming next month.
Next month's goal will be editing, lots and lots of editing. I've let too many stories pile up that need some work.
For some Youtube goodness, I found an awesome song from--you guessed it: Florence + The Machine. "Breath of Life" is going to be featured in the upcoming Snow White and the Huntsman movie--can't wait for it!
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