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 too. The interviewer was talking to him about his new memoir, and he said that he wasn’t really any funnier than other people. The way he made it was by being persistent and not quitting.
On the home front – we are doing some major construction in the house – adding a bonus room. The kids are having a ball playing on a bare, plywood floor. Amazing how much fun it is when something is new. I’m amazed at the transformation going on. Hopefully it will be done soon.