Writing Fantasy: Part 1

You may or may not know that I write fantasy. In addition to all this other stuff I write, I have a completed fantasy novel (in with alphas now!) and have a second that is a huge contender for a stand alone debut novel. Time will tell, of course, but I'm really enjoying the process … Continue reading Writing Fantasy: Part 1

Writing Tip: Research Resources

Hey friends! I don't know about you, but colds and sickness have had my family down for two weeks. It's been crazy around here! No puke at least, but lots of sleepless nights and coughing and nose blowing and all that great stuff that comes with it. Happy new year, right?? Anyway, over this week, … Continue reading Writing Tip: Research Resources

Pantsing a Novel: Alpha Readers

Ahhhh, alpha readers. They really are the bread and butter of the writing show, aren't they? Okay, maybe not, but they are still super important! Honestly, any time you can get someone to willingly invest their time into reading your novel, call that a win! Yesterday, I made a bunch of promises for this blog … Continue reading Pantsing a Novel: Alpha Readers

Plantsing a Bible Study

Yesterday, I talked about a few things in my vlog┬áregarding plantsing and I want to expand a little bit here on what I talked about. I mostly want to talk about study evolution while maintaining integrity of the study. Using a Book of the Bible Writing a study using a book of the Bible is … Continue reading Plantsing a Bible Study

Editing – 3 reasons to take a break

Editing isn't the most fun part of writing, but believe me, it is the most necessary part. In yesterday's video, I talked about my own editing process. I broke editing down into three stages and you can go check that out. Over here, though, I want to talk about the importance of taking a break … Continue reading Editing – 3 reasons to take a break

Using the Thompson Chain-Reference Study Bible

In this week's video, I talked about (and incorrectly named) the Thompson Chain-Reference Study Bible. I bought ours as a gift to my husband because his Bible went missing a few years back. I asked some pastor friends about a good study Bible and they all recommended this one. Needless to say, he never used … Continue reading Using the Thompson Chain-Reference Study Bible