"My first four books got rejected so fast that they hit me in the back of the head as I was leaving the counter at the post office after mailing them." So says bestselling author Deborah Macomber in an interview with the Seattle Post-Intelligencer. She also says, "My work may not change [my readers'] lives but it does brighten their weekends."
She also seems to champion self-promoter - in a good way. Read more here.