Buck up! It's time to wallpaper that bathroom!
For writers, rejections aren't just inevitable – they are a way of life. Every writer gets rejections. Every. Single. One.
There are no exceptions.
Here is a tally that should, if not encourage you, at least bring you back to reality.
(The reality is this: KEEP WRITING!!)
(My personal goal is to beat C.S. Lewis. What's yours?)