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FMF October Challenge 2017 - Day 3

Today’s prompt is “create.”

What an exhilarating experience it is to create something! Our God, of course, is the original Creator, but since He made us in His own image, we are also creative by our very genetic nature. 472 more words

My Favorite Encouragement Quotes for Writers

If you write for any length of time, you’re going to need encouragement somewhere along the journey, no matter how long you’ve been at it. 286 more words


Words of Encouragement from an Editor

This is part 3 of my series on “An Editor’s Comments.” These are actual comments I’ve made to clients, and are directed to their particular needs, so they are sometimes quite different than what you’ll find in a style manual or other editing book. 722 more words


An Upcoming Writers' Conference

I know, if you follow me on Facebook and Twitter, you will be seeing this as a repeat of a Facebook post and a Tweet I shared last week. 197 more words

Encouragement For Writers

Behind every writer...

I used to think that successful novelists and writers did all their own work; from conception to final manuscript, the individual author did it all, including research, editing, writing coach, spiritual director, personal trainer (writing a book is like a marathon in many ways!) and project manager. 464 more words


Sifting and Winnowing

My heart pounded as I braved my re-entry into my writing space. I simply did not want to work on another uninspired blog post. Why, I didn’t know. 827 more words


A New Literary Journal

As a writer, I am always looking for opportunities to expand my writing, and I recently discovered that there is a new literary journal in the works, first issue to be published September 1st.   379 more words

Encouragement For Writers