Thank you for submitting poems to Waxwing and trusting us with your work. It's a responsibility we don't take lightly. We have decided not to publish these poems, and wish you the best of luck in placing them elsewhere.
We are grateful for your support of Waxwing and your being a part of our literary community.
Justin Bigos & Todd Kaneko Poetry Editors
Sincere thanks for sending [Submission Title] to Waxwing, and for your support of our mission. We are grateful for the opportunity to read your work, but we have decided not to publish it.
Thank you for being a part of our literary community. We wish you all the best with your own writing.