Folks often ask what to do when Directory x, y or z doesn't accept their submission. Aside from making your site even better and resubmitting a few months later, here's a great list of strong 2nd tier directories...
https://forums.sitesell.com/viewtopic.ph ... 355#102355
This comes up often enough for this to make the FAQ for this forum. Enjoy and don't forget to thank Stephen from [Domain Private]
-- he seems to have answers for this problem, too!
All the best,