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The Writer’s Prayer

In 2011, I attended¬†the American Christian Fiction Writers¬†Conference and I remember picking up Debby Giusti’s “The Writer’s Prayer.” The beginning says, “Lord, inspire me to write stories that touch reader’s hearts.” It wasn’t until a few years later she had … Continue reading

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Story Trumps Style

~Guest Post By Eva Marie Everson Every writer knows that there are a few books gracing the bookstore shelves out there called “style books.” I fear that is a misnomer. Perhaps they should be called “rule books.” A period goes … Continue reading

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I wanted it so badly I could taste it. I had studied the guidelines, examined the reader profile, and scanned back issues. I was ready. Setting fingers to keyboard, I delved into writing an article for a well-known Christian magazine. … Continue reading

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No Conference This Year?

A couple years ago, in August of 2012 to be exact, the American Christian Fiction Writers Conference was coming to Dallas and I had every intention of attending. Everything was ready. I had a flying partner going to conference with … Continue reading

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The Making of a Writer

It’s no secret, I love books. In fact, this affinity could border on an obsession. Or an addiction. Likely both. Actually, I love words period. When I was a kid, my dad and I would go for walks. Skips, actually, … Continue reading

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An Impossible Task

Five years ago God called me to an impossible task. Something I had never done, nor would I have thought to do. Write. I shared what the Lord had impressed on my heart with only a few people; thankfully, they … Continue reading

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