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Posted by | October 14, 2017
We Need Writers of Color in Christian Publishing

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise. Why does Christian Fiction Continue to Under-represent Writers of Color? There is an observable...

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Posted by | February 25, 2021
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I'm Erendira I have a special interest in reading, writing, faith, & art and how these affect our curiosities as creatives. I would describe my writing as contemporary with a...

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Posted by | February 25, 2021
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I took a pause from writing after earning my MFA from Mills College. Some of my short stories were published during my final year in the MFA (1999) and through...

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Posted by | May 16, 2019
Why I Quit Twitter

Eight great truths every introvert should know   I deactivated my Twitter account around the time I was grieving the death of my dad. If I remember correctly, my last...

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Posted by | April 19, 2019
Book Review: Suffering Is Never for Nothing by Elisabeth Elliot

The way of a fool is right in his own eyes: but he that hearkeneth unto counsel is wise. Book Review In 1956, while attempting to make missionary contact with the Huaorani...

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Posted by | December 15, 2018
Book Review: Influence by Kate Motaung and Shannon Popkin

BOOK REVIEW A.W. Tozer wisely wrote: “Promoting self under the guise of promoting Christ is currently so common as to excite little notice.” He wrote this in the 1940s, way...

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Posted by | May 24, 2018
Making Room for Much Needed Rest: Why We Should Pause

Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Making room for much needed rest Recently, I experienced disappointment that gave me...

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Posted by | May 22, 2018
Book Review: Becoming a Welcoming Church by Thom S. Rainer

BOOK REVIEW Many churches are unwelcoming. It’s a myth to perceive that all churches are friendly when indeed they are not. By unwelcoming, I don’t mean that a church keeps...

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Posted by | May 4, 2018
Book Review: Colorfull by Dorena Williamson

Seeing yourself is almost like a message. It's saying; you matter, you are visible, and you're valuable.. BOOK REVIEW Why pursue colorblindedness when we can be Colorfull instead? How we answer that...

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Posted by | June 29, 2017
Omitting Quotes in Fiction

Eschewing paraphrased, reported speech filtered through a narrator, these new novelists presented readers with their characters' unvarnished words, and with this new directness came a need to separate speech from...

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