I would rather try to focus on the positive of what are some things I can do. Most of these are simply the opposite of what not to do. Mentally strong people are spiritually mature & productive people:Read More
I absolutely loved this novella! This was my first by Toni Shiloh, and it will not be my last!Read More
Have you ever carefully edited an entire chapter or section of your manuscript, revising word-by-word for punctuation, spelling, and grammar, only to end up cutting out the entire section? I have, and it's not fun. It feels like a complete waste of time. And it is. But I've tweaked a process that many writers use to avoid wasting time editing sections that will eventually get cut.Read More
If you've ever thought about making a career out of writing, pull up a chair, pour your favorite beverage, and listen to these 5 practical tips I've learned to keep my time managed to at least a sane and manageable stress. ;)Read More
I think it's a good idea for us to learn about people who react differently and think differently from us. We can always learn something new that we can use to improve ourselves, even if it doesn't come naturally. As Christians, we know that what we should do definitely does not come naturally, and we have to work at it. For those of you who don't understand how creative people think, here are a few snapshots that highlight common experiences for us artists and will help you understand and feel empathy for those who are different.Read More
Today I’m sharing a post written by Miss Kellyn Roth to introduce her new business, Reveries Co., with services of all kinds for authors.Read More
Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become big deals in America, especially in the business world. Many businesses spend all year in the red and don't break even until this weekend.
While I don't like the emphasis on materialism, selfishness, and big business ads on top of ads, this time can be used wisely by Christians to show true thanksgiving. Though tempting to buy a lot of stuff “just because it's on sale,” If we plan ahead, we can show our loved ones how thankful we are God has placed them in our lives by buying thoughtful gifts while still remaining good stewards of our financial gifts by utilizing the best prices of the year.
Knock out some of the stress of the holiday season by crossing off items on your to-buy list of gifts, specifically those with spiritual benefits of refreshment and nourishment.Read More
Are you a Christian writer? Have you been in a slump lately? Maybe writer's block? Maybe you're struggling with inadequacy: “Who am I to write this message?” Inspiration for writers block: let me share some songs that were instrumental in helping me to push past the fear and inferiority to share this gift God has given me. I think they'll motivate you, too.Read More
I don't know about you, but I have never realized that my view of theology could affect how I write! I want to create more authentic characters within a designed story arc so that I can impact my readers in a way that transforms their lives. But how does my view of God do that?Read More