The Rejection Survival Guide
Add New Subscription
Sep 7th, 2020 — Hope in the Time of Coronavirus
Sep 5th, 2019 — Sunshine Blogger Award & Surprise Rejection Survivor Interviewee...
May 29th, 2019 — Rejection Survivor Interview: Bracha Goetz
Apr 3rd, 2019 — How to Find Your Fan Club
Mar 25th, 2019 — How to Stay Resilient as a Creative Person with Mental or Chronic Illness
Mar 20th, 2019 — Rejection Survivor Interview: Rebecca Klempner
Mar 14th, 2019 — Great News from Rejection Survivor Brian Gehrlein!!!
Mar 12th, 2019 — Perfectionism Is Your Enemy. Here's How to Tame It
Mar 6th, 2019 — Good Enough
Feb 21st, 2019 — So You Want to Publish a Book...
Nov 11th, 2018 — Patience Is a Virtue and I WANT IT NOW
Nov 5th, 2018 — Is Success in the Writing Industry All a Matter of Luck?
Aug 15th, 2018 — When Do I Walk Away?
Aug 10th, 2018 — Rejection Survivor Interview: Kaelan Rhywiol
Aug 7th, 2018 — How to Not Be a Stuck-Up Jerk to Emerging Artists
Jul 30th, 2018 — How to Brace Yourself for a Tough Rejection While Holding On to Hope
Jul 4th, 2018 — Rejection Survivor Interview: Brian Gehrlein
Jun 25th, 2018 — Rejection Survivor Interview: Kate Maupin
Jun 18th, 2018 — When Your Angst Isn't About What You Think It's About
Jun 11th, 2018 — The Dreams We Hold On To
May 28th, 2018 — People Will Disappoint You. Here's How Not to Let It Get You Down
May 9th, 2018 — The Creative Resilience of Netta Barzilai
May 1st, 2018 — Rejection Survivor Interview: Jenny Milchman
Apr 29th, 2018 — How to Survive a Twitter Pitch Contest
Apr 11th, 2018 — Your Visa to Lalaland: How Fantasy Can Help You Cope with Real Life
Feb 4th, 2018 — 5 Creative-Resilience-Building Pursuits that Have Nothing to Do with Your Art
Jan 15th, 2018 — Rejection Survivor Interview: Elizabeth Bell
Jan 1st, 2018 — Rejection Survivor Interview: Savannah "Savvy" Thorne
Nov 12th, 2017 — Pushcart Prize Nomination: How Big a Deal Is It Really?
Nov 5th, 2017 — How My Own Fictional Character Supported Me Through Rejection & Self-Doubt
Oct 31st, 2017 — A Writer's Path Writers Club--Opportunity for Writers
Oct 25th, 2017 — Rejection Survivor Interview: K. L. Romo
Oct 16th, 2017 — By Light of Hidden Candles Is Launching Today!
Oct 9th, 2017 — Rejection Survivor Interview: Rebecca Entel
Aug 23rd, 2017 — How I Declared Myself a 'Rejection Expert,' and Other Stories of Creative Reframing
Aug 11th, 2017 — Dear Jim Carrey: Your Art Is Beautiful, and the Cheap Critics Can Shove It
Jul 20th, 2017 — How to Recover from Painful Negative Feedback, in 5 Steps
Jun 28th, 2017 — But What If I Actually Suck?
May 30th, 2017 — An Interview with My Self-Doubt Demons
May 15th, 2017 — The Case for 'Getting Your Hopes Up'
May 10th, 2017 — Rejection Survival Guide Featured on "The Artist Unleashed"
Apr 25th, 2017 — 5 Great Creative Writing Tips (Which I Never Follow)
Apr 5th, 2017 — Why Submit to Publishers & Agents When You Can Self-Publish?
Mar 6th, 2017 — How to Write a Rejection Letter That Won't Make People Hate You
Feb 23rd, 2017 — How to Take Criticism and Turn It into Growth, in 5 Steps
Dec 27th, 2016 — Dancing with the Self-Doubt Demons
Dec 4th, 2016 — Striving for Greatness While Embracing Good-Enough
Nov 19th, 2016 — Someday Your "Yes" Will Come
Oct 26th, 2016 — Letters to My Self-Doubt Demons
Sep 7th, 2016 — How to Not Strangle People Who Are More Successful than You
Sep 1st, 2016 — A Happy Confession
Aug 10th, 2016 — 4 Strategies for Surviving the Wait for a Response to Your Submission
Jul 10th, 2016 — Stop Telling Me Not to Give Up
Jul 3rd, 2016 — The Creative Resilience Manifesto: How to Stay Strong in the Face of Criticism & Rejection
Jun 23rd, 2016 — The 5 Words that Keep Me from Giving Up After 15 Years of Rejection
Required; the Post you're subscribing to.
— All Comments/Replies —
Jul 4th, 2018 3:15 pm — "Jenny Milchman" writes: Going on by going on to the next book or[...]
Jul 5th, 2018 12:31 am — "Linda Palmer" writes: Brian is my nephew. I believe in him, an[...]
Jul 5th, 2018 4:35 am — "Daniella Levy" writes: You are blessed among aunts!
Jul 7th, 2018 4:05 pm — "Rhonda" writes: Very well written. I appreciate both you[...]
Feb 7th, 2019 2:56 pm — "Sandra McGraw" writes: Hi, Brian, it’s Madison’s mom. So gl[...]
Any value that is not
results in a digest instead of instant notifications.