I am so relieved we’re not embroiled in some dramatic recount right now; it was one of my fears about the US presidential election.
But nope, the numbers were clear and told a good (in my opinion) story.
That being said, it’s not always healthy to track numbers obsessively. I learned that this past year as I was sending query letters to literary agents. I put on a brave face, but the process did get me down.
But I’m back up!
I have a guest post over on “Another Loose Sally,” the blog of the journal Hunger Mountain. In “Nixing the Numbers” I talk about losing then regaining sight of what’s really important in the world of writing. (Hint: it involves actually writing!)
If you’re interested in taking a peek, head on over here.