If you're a writer, you have to check out the post over at StoryFix today.
These two gems are worth it alone:
'The Help", the novel that spent a year at #1 on NYT bestsellers list and is being released as a movie this August was rejected by 45 agents.
Yep, you read that right. 45!
(Moral of the story: hang in there & don't give up!)
Gem no. 2:
"Write something worth writing."
It'll make sense if you go read the full post here.