A couple days ago, I sat down and just started sending out my manuscript again to publishers and agents. It is for the children’s book that my son and I wrote together.
By the time I was finished, all I could think was:
One Agent, Two Agents, Three Agents, Four….and thus the title of this post turned into a strange version of a Dr. Seuss book. Is it painfully obvious now that I am a mother AND a teacher?!
After sending out queries and manuscripts, I felt good. I felt like there might be hope. Then the VERY NEXT DAY, I was emailed with a rejection from one of the agents. Let me reiterate….THE VERY NEXT DAY!!! I have never received a rejection THAT fast..EVER!
So my good feeling turned into a… well…let this cartoon speak for me: