Well, I got my story back from Guideposts today with the standard form letter saying that they were not interested in my article. Have to admit, it stings a little. However, since they turned me down, it leaves me open to submit the article elsewhere, so tomorrow morning, I'll check around on...
I noticed that certain words cause different schema for me. I am more sensitive to some words than I am to direct insults.
An example is being called boring.
What words sting you, that you know are just words and honestly don't apply?