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Learning this book-publishing business

Saturday I once again had the privilege of attending the monthly Writers on the Storm meeting in The Woodlands, Texas. I’ve been a member for about six months, after moving to the state last spring. 406 more words

Stuff

New stories for the historical fiction lover in you

New Year’s Day 2016 was wonderful.

Partly because I got to sleep later, partly because I spent the whole day at home with my family, partly because my husband made the cornbread so I didn’t even have to cook. 834 more words

Christian Fiction

Newbie Reflections: ACFW Post-Conference Takeaway

The conference is over.

I can’t believe I just typed that sentence.

It’s September 21st, and I’m home in Tampa with two happy boys, a relieved hubby, and a dog that won’t stop licking me. 558 more words

Musings

ACFW 2015 - Dallas, Texas

I had the amazing opportunity to attend the 2015 American Christian Fiction Writer’s (ACFW) Conference in Dallas, Texas this past week. It was a time of learning, pitching my novel to agents and editors, catching up with fellow writers, and meeting new ones. 201 more words

DiAnn Mills

Inquiring Minds Want to Know (Part 4 of 4)

This is my fourth post answering questions friends have posted on Facebook. Enjoy!

Steps are really popular these days- for example- 21 steps to becoming a super model. 636 more words

Writing

TOOLS OF THE TRADE — INPUT

Whether introvert or extrovert, a writer often requires long periods of self-imposed isolation in order to create an ever-expanding body of writing. But every now and then, we need INPUT—remember Johnny-Five in “Short Circuit”—and one of the best places to find it is at a writing workshop or conference. 402 more words

Tools Of The Trade

Announcing the 2015 Storming the Short Story Contest

2015 STORMING THE SHORT STORY CONTEST

Writers on the Storm (ACFW – The Woodlands) & Houston Christian Authors (ACFW – Houston)

in partnership with Chalfont House Publishing’s fiction imprint HopeSprings Books… 518 more words

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