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Got a Problem? Here's the Solution!

Many years ago, our then five-year-old son trudged into the kitchen.

“I don’t wanna go back to school.” He dropped his Ninja Turtle backpack on the floor and crossed his tiny arms to emphasize the point. 688 more words

Writer's Life

The Importance of Your Voice

It’s been a while since I posted anything truly writing related, and I experienced something recently that really got me thinking about the importance of your voice in your writing. 597 more words

Writing Advice And Tips

Promises for the Writing Process

As I worked on my first book project, I struggled with all kinds of self-doubt and fear. I wondered why I had even bothered with writing a book proposal. 290 more words


Facing Distractions and Discouragement

How do you respond to distractions and discouragement when you’re seeking direction?

Writing my first book initiated one of the most intense spiritual battles of my life. 226 more words


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