After 17 years, 138 rejections and 870,000 words Brad Torgersen finally made his first pro fiction sale. I guess he wanted it bad, I guess you gotta want it bad. Check out his post for more details.
Think he had to do all that writing? (See my last post with my thoughts on the whys of pursing your art.)
Wow, 138 rejections. Wow. Congradulations Brad.