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Posted by | February 10, 2018
The Secret of Writing with Privilege is Nothing to be Fearful About

On bilingualism, language, and writing with abandon It is a fight to write. The time it takes to settle my thoughts in front of a blank page when the urge...

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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 | July 2, 2017
Telling Our Stories Truthfully Is Never Futile with the Lord

Wait on the Lord: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the Lord. A guide before launching into a new creative project Here...

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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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Posted by | June 22, 2017
Here Is What Happens When You Stand Alone

Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. Knowing Who I Write For Matters More than what...

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Posted by | April 10, 2017
Mount Hermon Christian Writers’ Retreat

DAY 5 One of the biggest frustrations of a writer during a Christian Writers’ conference, I've observed, is knowing if this is her season to embark on a journey to...

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Posted by | April 8, 2017
Mount Hermon Christian Writers’ Retreat

DAY 3 These past few days have been thick with possibility. All my goals rest in His mighty hands. I've heard words I never expected to hear, positive feedback that...

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Posted by | April 6, 2017
Mount Hermon Christian Writers’ Retreat

DAY 2 When my family sent me off to take my flight to the bay area yesterday for the Mount Hermon Writers' Conference, my husband told me to give it...

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Posted by | April 5, 2017
Mount Hermon Christian Writers’ Retreat

DAY 1 God's love is bountiful. His blessing is magnificent. A view of my walk today through the Santa Cruz redwoods. Praise His wonderful name! I love His grace! (more…)

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Posted by | July 11, 2016
Why the Homeschool is Fertile Ground for Blogging

Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there...

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