The Day We Finalized Our Adoption This is our little family standing outside the courtroom where we finalized the adoption of our son. It is one of the best moments of our lives. I remember the moment I first heard about him and how my heart immediately loved him. I couldn’t wait to meet this … Continue reading The Day We Finalized Our Adoption
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
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?
First, I apologize. I’ve been M.I.A. lately. I’ve been preparing my manuscript for my pitch session at the upcoming DFW Writers Conference (DFWCON). In addition, I’m practicing my pitch and writing my query letter. Today, I'd like to share with you a few sites that have help me with, THE PITCH, which could easily be mistaken … Continue reading Preparation DFWCON: The Pitch