Monthly Archives: November 2012

More on voice

Does anyone else have this problem? I find myself all over the place when it comes to writing. Today I wrote an article on True Confidence. Day before yesterday I wrote a short story. I seem to be doing anything … Continue reading

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My Christmas gift to you

Yes, I have done it. I have published my most recent short story on my website. Go to the page Christmas Gift: Short Story. Enjoy. And give me a review if you like.

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Self-published books as Christmas presents?

Did you know that The Shack started out being self-published? Read about it in http://www.christianwritingtoday.com/the-shack-self-published-to-15-million-copies-sold/. Apparently the author,William Paul Young, gave away fifteen photo copies of the book as Christmas gifts. His readers loved the story and passed it on. But he could not … Continue reading

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Paint what you see

Yesterday I saw the sky, strikingly blue, behind a row of dark evergreens and a bright yellow-orange poplar. As usual, I wanted to imprint the scene in my memory and paint it. There is something inside me that desires to … Continue reading

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