A few weeks ago, a girl in my writing class directed me toward this website. She'd read my collection of essays about China and thought this would be a place to submit. And a woman in her thirties takes chances, right? A woman in her thirties puts herself out there? A woman in her thirties doesn't get intimid...
A woman in her thirties tells the truth: I was really, really scared. Rejection is... not something I particularly enjoy. It is the yuckiest part about the whole chasing-your-dreams thing.
Here's what happened: I sent one of my essays to Chantal, and not only did she like it, she also turned out to be a super nice, supportive, and a a fellow woman in her thirties. Jackpot!
Here's the link to the post: http://www.writerabroad.com/2010/06/guest-post-living-in-china.html
And if that's not enough, read my Mom's comment in the comments section. Now who's the writer?