The Creative Life Podcast Recovering from Rejection

The Creative Life Podcast Episode Seven

This is a topic that not many writers like experiencing, but almost all of us do: rejection. It’s not particularly nice to dwell on and I’m still figuring it out, but in this episode I share how I handle it (and explain the below picture).

Subjects Discussed

  • Karen’s first major rejection story
  • ‘Feel the Hurt’
  • “Re-wording is not re-writing” – Kathryn Heyman

1st Rejection

Books Mentioned

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J. K. Rowling
Surprise! by Karen Andrews and Kim Fleming

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Karen Andrews

Karen Andrews is the creator of this website, one of the most established and well-respected parenting blogs in the country. She is also an author, award-winning writer, poet, editor and publisher at Miscellaneous Press. Her latest book is Trust the Process: 101 Tips on Writing and Creativity