Originally Posted by the_faery_queen
but now it's gotten me all paranoid that everyone else in the world will think that and it will end up being printed for ya (if at all) and people will then object to all the horror and gayuness that follows as being unsuitable for ya which is was never written for to start with *cry*
Now to me, this sounds like you're upset. And why shouldn't you be? Rejection is always painful.
But you don't have to sell your book to someone who is going to market it as YA. We have that much control over the fate of our books at least.