When you send off a short story

When you send off a short story, it sits on the editor’s desk in the same pile with stories by the most famous and honored names in present-day writing–and it’s not going to be accepted unless it’s as good as theirs. (And it’ll probably have to be better.)

~ Daniel Quinn

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