Idumea: The Worlds of Jeff Wheeler

Archive for October, 2007

First pitch…and it’s a miss

Posted: Tuesday, October 9th, 2007 @ 3:44 pm in Jeff's Blog | Comments Off

I received my first rejection letter for Wretched after returning home from a quick business trip to Phoenix. One of my mentors, Sharon Kay Penman, has always said that writers waiting for responses from agents or editors is like dangling and twisting slowly on tenterhooks (an idiom for being in a state of uneasiness, suspense, or […]