Here’s a neat little article with some true advice for any writer hoping to become published.
Another day, another rejection letter—what’s a new writer to do? While holding your breath, stomping your feet, or crying might sound cathartic (not to mention dramatic), it won’t help your writing get published. You can, however, develop certain behaviors that will increase the odds of a literary agent or editor saying “yes” to your work.
Read the 5 key pointers here … http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/27/writing-advice-_n_4349394.html
Which one sounds right to you?