Until then, enjoy the first of what I hope is many Friday Quick Fic! (It kind of rhymes! ^_^)
1: Procrastination; delay
[from Latin cunctātiō a hesitation, from cunctārī to delay]
What if they reject his story? His baby?
Eddie may go insane waiting for the answer. Submission guidelines state at least six weeks. And he’s not even guaranteed to receive one! He needs to just do it. Quick like a band-aid.
A chiming noise draws his attention. Someone has mentioned him on Facebook. Cunctation is every writer’s bane, but he eagerly embraces it this time. Anything to avoid the sting of possible rejection.