Idumea: The Worlds of Jeff Wheeler

Archive for December, 2007

A tug on the line

Posted: Thursday, December 20th, 2007 @ 12:53 am in Jeff's Blog | Comments Off

What a nice early Christmas present this year. After shopping for some new pants and shoes, I stopped by the mailbox and there was a reply letter – not a form letter, but a personalized one. Dear Mr Wheeler: I am intrigued by your query and would liek to consider the first fifty to seventy-five […]

Persistence

Posted: Tuesday, December 11th, 2007 @ 4:20 pm in Jeff's Blog | Comments Off

Had another dose of rejection from a third agent, but I’m still confident. I sent out queries to five more this last weekend to try and increase the odds. As Napoleon Hill once said: “Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success.”  Heard the same sentiment from Steve Martin on the radio recently […]