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Tired and Disillusioned

It's time for the May segment of the ISWG.  For more information regarding this wonderful group, hosted byAlex J. Cavanaughclick on his name.

Hello all,
I certainly hope you're having a good month. As for me, well, I received two rejections and it's only six days in.  The first came from the agent who suggested I make changes to my chapters. Although she liked my MC and the premise of the story, she felt it needed to be streamlined. Also, she said the pacing might be too fast now. I can't win. She did invite me to send my pages to her again once I completed the revisions.  
The second  rejection came from a small publishing house. The editor added a  personal note, stating that he was close on my novel.  He felt that some stories should be told and mine was one of them. I must say that was one of the best rejections I've ever received. Still a rejection, but a nice one.
A copy editor has my novel right now. I hope she can help me get it in tip top shape. Then, I&#…