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Seasons is complete!

  My poor mini van is riding on it’s rear axle due to the weight of 1000 copies of Seasons sitting in the back. In case you are wondering, that’s 867 pounds of books! I should probably get those out. … Continue reading

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Operation “Turn The Page(s)”

I know it’s cliché, but it’s time for my December 10th Resolution. I have a habit of reading multiple books at the same time. Not literally of course, that would be confusing. But I’ll have a few spines cracked and … Continue reading

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Spellchecker vs. Proofreading

I’ve been a lazy writer. Too often I let spellchecker serve as my proofreader and subsequently publish some foolish errors. I’m sure the seasoned writers will find this revelation a bit elementary, but I needed to learn it so I … Continue reading

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More Writing Wisdom

I found this quote snooping around Charles Martin’s blog and added it to my Writing Wisdom page. “Of the six million species on the planet, only man makes language. Words. What’s more—in evidence of the Divine—we string these symbols together … Continue reading

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Writing a song.

Good songwriting is hard. Sure, I can make a couple of sentences rhyme, and I can even imagine a rhythm, but a songwriter I am not, at least not yet. Actually, I don’t know that I’ll ever aspire to such … Continue reading

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Writing is Work.

Don’t buy the myth that writing is easy. It’s not. I heard one author say, “Writing is like giving birth to barbed wire.” Others say writing is 5 percent inspiration and 95 percent perspiration. Books that were easy to write … Continue reading

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Win $100 gift card for Randy Alcorn’s books

The reasons I share this are: 1) I think Randy is an author worth taking your time to read and 2) I won the give away when they reached 15,000 fans! They sent me autographed copies of all of his … Continue reading

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Life Update: July 2011

I have so much I want to write, but alas I also have other things to occupy my thoughts. A good friend of ours won a nationwide contest and received a service dog for their son who has autism. Keep … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Day Poem

I’ll share a simple little acrostic I came up with to honor the Veterans. I thought it might be a creative, fun way for us to voice our support. Here’s what I’m looking for, use VETERAN, or VETERANS DAY, to write an acrostic honoring … Continue reading

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