1st rejection letter EVA, thus starting the new blog feature: "We regret to inform you.."
SUB: Your Submission to Ploughshares
We regret that the manuscript you submitted does not fit our current editorial needs. Thank you very much for sending us your work.
The Editors of Ploughshares
Aiming a bit lower next time and possibly at a more speicialized literary magazine. New Yorker maybe?