Author: Darnell Cureton

A middle aged man at the crossroads of life. Expressing my personality through technology and creative writing.

First Rejection Letter From Publisher

October 27th, A New Day – It’s a rite of passage. Every writer gets them.  I proudly display mine.  January 2020, I got my first one. The rejected story I wrote, “A Brave Night Out” will be posted on Halloween this Saturday. My First Rejection Letter, Printed And Placed On A Wall Dear Darnell,   Many thanks for sending your…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 86

October 20th, early evening. As I prepare for NaNoWriMo, I wondered why some authors hide rejection letters. Should I worry about my current work in progress? I SAY NO! BE PROUD OF YOUR WORK, NO MATTER WHAT! Rejection letters are part of the writing process. Every author will get one. I did. What do they look like? I will proudly…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 85

October 13th, 5:00am. – This morning sleep has not been easy. My mind wonders if writing matters. I’m confident in my ability, but sometimes we need validation. I Matter. You Matter. Our Writing Matters. Just Keep Writing! His Story Will Be Revealed On All Hallows Eve- October 31st