Do you struggle with how real to be in your writing? I wrote a post about this same subject years ago. You can read it here. I wanted to do part II, especially since I have exciting things happening in August, like the 5 Day Writing Challenge. When I wrote my first novel, I got pushback … Continue reading Christianity and Your Story: How Real is too Real?
You desire to write a book, but you've put it off because the thought of writing a novel is daunting. Have you considered an alternative? Ebooks are a great way to get your feet wet. Now, this doesn't mean you will never write that book. I'm definitely not here to discourage that. I have some … Continue reading How To Create An Ebook in 5 Simple Steps
I attended a writer's workshop, and it altered the way I see myself as a writer when it comes voice. Don't you love when that happens? I had the opportunity to sit under Professor Balcarcel, who reminded writers how complicated and elusive it is to find your unique voice. What makes it complicated and elusive … Continue reading Discover Your Writer’s Voice
Here I list some of my favorite online resources for fiction writing tips and inspiration! And no, nobody’s compensating me in any way to promote these.
Other writers I follow are constantly posting articles from this site, and for good reason! You don’t have to be a teen to take advantage of their extensive writers-education articles on topics like character background, getting published, how to get good inspiration, developing ideas, writing prompts, and much more! They’ve also got a great Pinterest account and a Facebook group with a fun and helpful community.
If you’ve been in the online writing community long, chances are you’ve come across Amanda Patterson’s Writers Write blog. She has many posts on everything writing related, from plotting to book promotion and author quotes to writing humor. One of the best things about her site is that in addition to her posts, she has many…
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I’m often torn about how “real” to be when it comes to writing. I’m not a cookie-cutter Christian and I don't want to pretend to be. Some Christians make the mistake of pretending to be something we are not. We are flawed, we make mistakes and our actions don't always reflect our beliefs. Don’t get … Continue reading Christian Writer: How Real is Too Real?