Yep, two rejections.
Oh, well. Lessons, lessons, lessons. Getting published is a big business in the USA. There are tons of web sites and even more weighty amounts of books available to instruct the visitors to this strange land about how to manipulate the system. I had no idea.
So, it's back to the drawing board. Writing the manuscript is only the smallest part of this huge production. Getting noticed is the bigger job.
So, This blog will suddenly become (in part) an important part of my attempting to (squander, create) some recognition. If only I had Janelle's turn of phrase or Coretta's visual art skills!
Time to work... the kind of work that is going to take the next few weeks, maybe even months – urgh!