(Sunday April 30th 1978 4pm) I took to Francis Hare from the first time I met him. He had a dignity and inner strength about him, and despite the circumstances of our first meeting, there was a warmth that showed through at unexpected moments, when you got to know him. We met in Partick police […]
Rejection has nothing to do with the quality of your work. If you believe in your product, it’s just a matter of time before someone publishes it. My trick was this: send out ten letters to agents or publishers. Each time you receive a rejection, send out another three. Repeat until you’ve achieved what you desire.