Recently I read a blog post by a young woman called, Why I don't read Christian Fiction. I did agree with some of her points, but some I didn't. Why do I write Christian Fiction? Writing Christian fiction gives me a way to fulfill the Great Commission. In Acts 1:8 and Mark 16:15 (and other … Continue reading Why I write (and read) Christian Fiction.
What am I reading right now? Love Finds You in Valentine, Nebraska by Irene Brand Love Finds You in Miracle, Kentucky by Andrea Boeshaar Why? I discovered this collection of novel projects by a publisher where they supply the location and three ideas and the writers supplies a contemporary 30,000 word novel set in that location and containing those … Continue reading My Reading List
Yesterday morning, I received my first rejection letter from a literary agent. Was I disappointed? Or course, I was. But this agent took the time to read my proposal and that was exciting. I am so very grateful to this agent for offering a constructive critique of my work. It will only make me a … Continue reading My First Rejection Letter
As a child, writing and reading were two of my weakest subjects. By the time I graduated high school, my GED scores told another story. I placed 99% in reading skills and 96% in writing skills.